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sniffs

noun
plural of sniff

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the quality of a thing that makes it perceptible to the sense organs in the nose
  • we took a good sniff of the sauce, trying to guess its ingredients

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sniffs

verb
present tense third-person singular of sniff

Synonyms of sniffs (Entry 2 of 2)

to become aware of by means of the sense organs in the nose
  • a curious cat sniffing the flowers in the garden

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“Sniffs.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sniffs. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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