bot·tle-nosed | \ ˈbä-tᵊl-¦nōzd\
Definition of bottle-nosed
: having a bottle nose a large, shapeless man, bottle-nosed and evidently no ascetic at table— G. B. Shaw
showing great care, attention, and effort
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