nose nose  /ˈnoʊz/


  1. (n) the organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract; the prominent part of the face of man or other mammals
  2. (n) a front that resembles a human nose (especially the front of an aircraft)
  3. (n) the front or forward projection of a tool or weapon
  4. (n) a small distance
  5. (n) a symbol of inquisitiveness
  6. (n) the sense of smell (especially in animals)
  7. (n) a natural skill
  8. (n) a projecting spout from which a fluid is discharged
  9. (v) search or inquire in a meddlesome way
  10. (v) advance the forward part of with caution
  11. (v) catch the scent of; get wind of
  12. (v) push or move with the nose
  13. (v) rub noses
  14. (v) defeat by a narrow margin

Derived Word(s)


  1. He then injects a filler fluid called hyaluronic acid into her nose and chin and pinches them into shape.
  2. Rhinoplasty is the flossy name that surgeons give to fixing up noses.
  3. Your nose is one of the less complicated parts of your body, and yet we credit it with considerable intelligence in the area of truth vs.


  1. Dodgers and D-back's coaches in middle of brawl

    Kirk Gibson and Mark McGwire gripped each other's tops and faced off nose to nose as the nasty brawl escalated.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports

  2. Rhinoplasty, or Nose Reshaping, Provides Most Cosmetic and Emotional Benefit when Expectations are Clear and Realistic

    TARRYTOWN, N.Y., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rhinoplasty, or a "nose job," is the second most commonly performed cosmetic surgical procedure in the United States, but is also a complex surgery ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Nobody Nose: Anchor Mysteriously Leaks Blood During Live Broadcast

    Forget technical difficulties; here's an example of physical difficulties. During a recent on-air sign-off for French-Canadian RDI news anchor Alexis de Lancer , things got a bit bloody. As the anchor read his lines to camera, his nose began to mysteriously leak blood.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Mediaite

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  1. "We were going through pictures to see which ones looked silly, and one of my Jewish friends said (of the big-nose picture), 'That could be your Jewish cousin!' And I guess it was fresh in my mind, and it just came out of my mouth," said Halle,...
    on Oct 24, 2007 By: Halle Berry Source: Holy Moly (blog)

  2. Van der Sloot said in the transcripts: "At that moment impulsively, with my right elbow I hit her in the face exactly on top of the nose. There was blood everywhere. What am I going to do now; I had blood on my shirt. There was also blood on the...
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: Joran van der Sloot Source: The Pulse

  3. Republican Party Chairman Michael Steele Monday said Democrats were "thumbing their nose and flipping the bird to the American people," The Washington Post said.
    on Dec 22, 2009 By: Michael Steele Source:

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