sharp-nosed

adjective
\ ˈshärp-ˈnōzd How to pronounce sharp-nosed (audio) \

Definition of sharp-nosed

1 : keen in smelling
2 : having a pointed nose or snout

First Known Use of sharp-nosed

1561, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Sharp-nosed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sharp-nosed. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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