To better see all uses of the word
Leaves of Grass
please enable javascript.

Used In
Leaves of Grass
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Rise after rise bow the phantoms behind me, Afar down I see the huge first Nothing, I know I was even there, I waited unseen and always, and slept through the lethargic mist, And took my time, and took no hurt from the fetid carbon.

  • There are no more uses of "fetid" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • a fetid stench coming from the garbage pile
  • deplorable conditions in a fetid hospital

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading