Thesaurus

proboscis

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of proboscis

  1. the part of the face bearing the nostrils and nasal cavity <if there were a direct relation between mendacity and the length of one's proboscis, hers would be a mile long> Synonyms beak, conk [chiefly British slang], honker [slang], neb, nozzle [slang], nose, schnoz (or schnozz) [slang], schnozzle [slang], smeller, snoot, snoutRelated Words pug, pugnose


Learn More about proboscis


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up proboscis? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a harsh rebuke

Get Word of the Day daily email!