Nose

Catch the scent of; get wind of

Synonyms

Scent

Wind

Type of

Smell

Examples

The dog nosed out the drugs

Rub noses

Synonyms

Nuzzle

Type of

Caress

Fondle

Search or inquire in a meddlesome way

A projecting spout from which a fluid is discharged

The organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract; the prominent part of the face of man or other mammals

Advance the forward part of with caution

Examples

She nosed the car into the left lane

A front that resembles a human nose (especially the front of an aircraft)

Type of

Front

Examples

The nose of the rocket heated up on reentry

A natural skill

Type of

Science

Skill

Examples

He has a nose for good deals

A small distance

Examples

My horse lost the race by a nose

A symbol of inquisitiveness

Type of

Symbol

Derivation

Nosy

Nosey

Examples

Keep your nose out of it

Defeat by a narrow margin

Push or move with the nose

Type of

Force

Push

The front or forward projection of a tool or weapon

Type of

Front

Examples

He ducked under the nose of the gun

The sense of smell (especially in animals)