pug nose


Definition of pug nose

: a nose having a slightly concave bridge and flattened nostrils

Other Words from pug nose

pug-nosed \ ˈpəg-​ˌnōzd How to pronounce pug-nosed (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of pug nose

1769, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pug nose

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“Pug nose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pug%20nose. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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Kids Definition of pug nose

: a usually short nose turning up at the end

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