raise a stink : Idioms in English

raise a stink

To complain excessively about something
Usage:
"If I don't get the aisle seat I reserved, I am going to raise such a stink you won't believe it," Caroline told the woman at the counter.

raise a stink Meaning(s)

  • (v) take strong and forceful action, as to object or express discontent

raise a stink in News

  • Vice magazine's suicide fashion spread is the lamest form of satire

    From time to time, somebody, somewhere is going to raise a stink about a pair of boobies and an airbrushed ass shot. They may hold a protest outside of a strip club or burn copies of Playboy or launch a boycott of Abercrombie & Fitch. moreā€¦
    on June 19, 2013 Source: Charleston City Paper

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