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Pronunciation of Reek: Learn how to pronounce Reek in English correctly

Learn how to say Reek correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word reek:

[no object]
smell strongly and unpleasantly; stink:
the yard reeked of wet straw and horse manure
be suggestive of something unpleasant or undesirable:
the speeches reeked of anti-Semitism
archaic give off smoke, steam, or fumes:
while temples crash, and towers in ashes reek
1 [in singular] a foul smell:
the reek of cattle dung
2 [mass noun] chiefly Scottish smoke:
he recovered himself and turned to peer through the reek



Old English rēocan ‘give out smoke or vapour’, rēc (noun) ‘smoke’, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch rieken ‘to smell’, rook ‘smoke’, German riechen ‘to smell’, Rauch ‘smoke’