1. I〔臭いにおい〕a bad smell
    • 羊肉の臭みを抜く
    • remove the smell from mutton
    • この植物には独特の臭みがある
    • This plant has 「a smell [an odor] all its own.
  1. II〔気取り,いや味〕(an) affectation;〔文章の〕a mannerism
    • 臭みのある[ない]文章を書く
    • He writes in an affected [unaffected] style.
    • まだ文学青年の臭みの抜けきらない男だ
    • He still has something (of the smell) of a young literature buff about him.