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English verb: raise a stink

1. raise a stink (communication) take strong and forceful action, as to object or express discontent

SamplesShe raised hell when she found out that she wold not be hired again.

Synonymsmake a stink, raise hell

Pattern of useSomebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)object

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