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nose

noun (n)

  • the organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract; the prominent part of the face of man or other mammals (noun.body)
    Synonym: olfactory organ
    Example:
    He has a cold in the nose.
    source: wordnet30
  • a front that resembles a human nose (especially the front of an aircraft) (noun.artifact)
    Example:
    The nose of the rocket heated up on reentry.
    source: wordnet30
  • the front or forward projection of a tool or weapon (noun.artifact)
    Example:
    He ducked under the nose of the gun.
    source: wordnet30
  • a small distance (noun.quantity)
    Example:
    My horse lost the race by a nose.
    source: wordnet30
  • a symbol of inquisitiveness (noun.communication)
    Example:
    Keep your nose out of it.
    source: wordnet30
  • the sense of smell (especially in animals) (noun.cognition)
    Example:
    The hound has a good nose.
    source: wordnet30
  • a natural skill (noun.cognition)
    Example:
    He has a nose for good deals.
    source: wordnet30
  • a projecting spout from which a fluid is discharged (noun.artifact)
    Synonym: nozzle
    source: wordnet30
  • The prominent part of the face or anterior extremity of the head containing the nostrils and olfactory cavities; the olfactory organ. See Nostril, and Olfactory organ under Olfactory. (noun)
    source: webster1913

verb (v)

  • search or inquire in a meddlesome way (verb.perception)
    Synonym: horn in, intrude, poke, pry
    source: wordnet30
  • advance the forward part of with caution (verb.motion)
    Example:
    She nosed the car into the left lane.
    source: wordnet30
  • catch the scent of; get wind of (verb.perception)
    Synonym: scent, wind
    Example:
    The dog nosed out the drugs.
    source: wordnet30
  • push or move with the nose (verb.motion)
    source: wordnet30
  • rub noses (verb.contact)
    Synonym: nuzzle
    source: wordnet30
  • defeat by a narrow margin (verb.competition)
    source: wordnet30
  • To smell; to scent; hence, to track, or trace out. (verb)
    source: webster1913
  • To smell; to sniff; to scent. (verb)
    source: webster1913
  • To confront; be closely face to face or opposite to; meet. (verb)
    source: webster1913
  • To push or move with the nose or front forward. (verb)
    source: webster1913

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