broadnosed broadnosed


  • (adj) of or related to New World monkeys having nostrils far apart or to people with broad noses


  1. And in the swirling confusion of a battle with pursuit planes, the broadnosed, round-bodied P47 can easily be mistaken for the Germans' best fighter: Focke-Wulf's famed 190.
  2. Tough, broadnosed bulldozers hungrily tear up the soil; potbellied scrapers scoop and level it; lumbering compact-ers press it down with their massive weight.
  3. A wiry, broadnosed senior, Lothridge is regarded by the pros as an adequate passer, a dependable runnerand the best kicker in college football.
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