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sniffer

noun sniff·er

Simple Definition of sniffer

  • : someone who sniffs a drug or other substance in order to become intoxicated

  • : a dog that is trained to find people, illegal drugs, explosives, etc., by recognizing and following scents

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of sniffer

  1. :  one that sniffs; especially :  one who takes drugs illicitly by sniffing

Examples of sniffer in a sentence

  1. Sniffers were brought in to search bags at the airport.



1864

First Known Use of sniffer

1864


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