Examples of nostril in a Sentence
My left nostril is stuffed up.
She left in a rage, her nostrils flaring.
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Your nostrils stretch out to the center of your eyes.
When the compensatory mechanism is a little too overactive, moisture in excess of that needed to humidify this cold, dry air will drip from the nostrils.
Connect the top of that line in a curvy, wave-like swoop down to the line on the outer edge of your nostril.
The smaller snake inside the cobra’s nostril is likely a blind worm snake.
Outside the school building, the burning smell instantly stung our eyes and nostrils, as the towers vomited paper and people.
Here's Jack Black, with those devilish eyes and flaring nostrils, wearing a presumably un-ironic anarchy T-shirt, strutting and pointing at the camera in that very Jack Black way.
Add all chiles and cook until toasty, darkish brown and burning your nostrils a bit on an inhale, about 2 minutes.
Place the thumb of that hand on your right nostril and your ring and pinkie fingers on the left.
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Origin and Etymology of nostril
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
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