1. One who, or that which, stinks.
2. Zool. Any one of the several species of large antarctic petrels which feed on blubber and carrion and have an offensive odor, as the giant fulmar.
n 1: a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible;
"only a rotter would do that"; "kill the rat"; "throw
the bum out"; "you cowardly little pukes!"; "the British
call a contemptible person a `git'" [syn: rotter, dirty
dog, rat, skunk, stinkpot, bum, puke, crumb,
lowlife, scum bag, so-and-so, git]
2: anything that gives off an offensive odor (especially a
3: an artifact (especially an automobile) that is defective or
unsatisfactory [syn: lemon]