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  • Info Anatomically, a nose is a protuberance in vertebrates that houses the nostrils, or nares, which admit and expel air for respiration in conjunction with the mouth. more...
  • I never did like a turn-up nose in a man. Cited from The Blunders of a Bashful Man, by Metta Victoria Fuller Victor
  • And she had a turned-up nose, and was quite young. Cited from Mr. Prohack, by E. Arnold Bennett
  • His nose had been partly cut off and he had only one ear.
  • He was a little man with a turned-up nose. Cited from The Christian, by Hall Caine
  • So they turned up their noses and went back to the castle. Cited from Tell Me Another Story, by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey
  • And that is his daughter there, I believe, that dark girl with a turned-up nose. Cited from Venetia, by Benjamin Disraeli
  • In doing so he broke his nose several times.
  • Almost all production versions had a solid metal nose with no windows.
  • Haven't you got a small dog with a turned-up nose? Cited from The Rocks of Valpre, by Ethel May Dell
  • They were not people to turn up their noses at a red-skin. Cited from Dick Onslow, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • The part about Henry's nose was added some centuries later.
  • Tom and I will go in first and do most of the nosing around. Cited from On the Trail of the Space Pirates, by Carey Rockwell
  • Also, he has a small nose in a culture where large noses are considered beautiful.
  • I never looked down my nose at it.
  • They meet up with some girls their age who all have their noses pierced.
  • Why does a little woman with a turn-up nose always wear her hair in ringlets? Cited from Kate Coventry, by G. J. Whyte-Melville
  • Then you can fit a ring through their noses and take them anywhere.
  • It's been right here under our noses all the time. Cited from The Black Star Passes, by John W Campbell
  • You may waste your time nosing around, but I shall stay in camp. Cited from A Daughter of the Snows, by Jack London
  • Everybody is going to like this young man because he is a very hard-nosed player.
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Meaning of nose

  • noun The organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract; the prominent part of the face of man or other mammals
    he has a cold in the nose
  • noun A front that resembles a human nose (especially the front of an aircraft)
    the nose of the rocket heated up on reentry
  • noun The front or forward projection of a tool or weapon
    he ducked under the nose of the gun
  • noun A small distance
    my horse lost the race by a nose
  • noun A symbol of inquisitiveness
    keep your nose out of it
  • noun The sense of smell (especially in animals)
    the hound has a good nose
  • noun A natural skill
    he has a nose for good deals
  • verb Advance the forward part of with caution
    She nosed the car into the left lane
  • verb Push or move with the nose
  • verb Defeat by a narrow margin