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nose

noun

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1 the part of the face bearing the nostrils and nasal cavity
  • With that nose, the baby sure looks like his father.
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2 the last and usually sharp or tapering part of something long and narrow
  • bent the wire around the nose of the pliers
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nose

verb

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1 to become aware of by means of the sense organs in the nose
  • I could nose the garbage from across the street.
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2 to interest oneself in what is not one's concern
  • a neighbor who likes to nose around and discover everyone's secrets
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3 to move slowly
  • The line to get tickets is just nosing, so we are going to be here for a while.
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fly, race, speed, whiz (or whizz), zip



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