smell out

phrasal verb
smelled out or smelt out; smelling out; smells out

Definition of smell out

: to find (something) by smelling it police dogs trained to smell out drugs

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“Smell out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/smell%20out. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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