1 She was clutching something in her hand, and the reek of heavy cheap perfume came into the room with her.
2 The hurrying lines pushed her back onto the packed sidewalk and she smelled the reek of cheap corn whisky.
3 She took the wet gourd dipper from him, her nostrils wrinkling in distaste at the reek.
4 Her fingers tightened about his thumb as she perceived the hot low room, the pounding of pressing-irons, the reek of scorched cloth, and Erik among giggling gnomes.
5 Here we are all just ready to drop down, and the critters all in a reek of sweat.
6 Beside it were the crumbling remains of the cottages of the miners, driven away no doubt by the foul reek of the surrounding swamp.
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7 He was back in a moment, and I smelt a strong reek of brandy as he passed me.
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8 The door closed once more, and the pungent reek of a strong cigar was borne to our nostrils.
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9 The first faint winter's dawn was beginning to appear, and we could dimly see the occasional figure of an early workman as he passed us, blurred and indistinct in the opalescent London reek.
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10 There was a large fire burning on the hearth, and one could smell from far the fragrant reek of burning cedar and sandal wood.
11 All the uses and scents of the brewery might have evaporated with its last reek of smoke.
12 When Scarlett first opened the door the thick atmosphere of the room, with all windows closed and the air reeking with sick-room odors, medicine smells and stinking grease, almost made her faint.
13 Today, in reeking early August, she wore a man's cap, a skinny fur like a dead cat, a necklace of imitation pearls, a scabrous satin blouse, and a thick cloth skirt hiked up in front.
14 He thoughtfully mopped his reeking features.
15 They were reeking with perspiration, and their breaths came hard and wheezing.