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Synonyms for nose
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nose, olfactory organnoun

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

    "he has a cold in the nose"

    Synonyms:
    olfactory organ, nozzle

  2. nosenoun

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

    "the nose of the rocket heated up on reentry"

    Synonyms:
    olfactory organ, nozzle

  3. nosenoun

    the front or forward projection of a tool or weapon

    "he ducked under the nose of the gun"

    Synonyms:
    olfactory organ, nozzle

  4. nosenoun

    a small distance

    "my horse lost the race by a nose"

    Synonyms:
    olfactory organ, nozzle

  5. nosenoun

    a symbol of inquisitiveness

    "keep your nose out of it"

    Synonyms:
    olfactory organ, nozzle

  6. nosenoun

    the sense of smell (especially in animals)

    "the hound has a good nose"

    Synonyms:
    olfactory organ, nozzle

  7. nosenoun

    a natural skill

    "he has a nose for good deals"

    Synonyms:
    olfactory organ, nozzle

  8. nozzle, noseverb

    a projecting spout from which a fluid is discharged

    Synonyms:
    nozzle, snout, olfactory organ, snoot, schnozzle, schnoz, honker, hooter, beak

  9. intrude, horn in, pry, nose, pokeverb

    search or inquire in a meddlesome way

    "This guy is always nosing around the office"

    Synonyms:
    stab, nuzzle, dig, horn in, intrude, prize, jab, pry, wind, lever, obtrude, trespass, irrupt, thump, scent, jimmy, prise, prod, pound, poke

  10. noseverb

    advance the forward part of with caution

    "She nosed the car into the left lane"

    Synonyms:
    horn in, nuzzle, poke, wind, pry, scent, intrude

  11. scent, nose, windverb

    catch the scent of; get wind of

    "The dog nosed out the drugs"

    Synonyms:
    wrap, lift, horn in, wind up, meander, hoist, odorize, pry, wind, twist, nuzzle, odourise, wreathe, roll, wander, intrude, curve, perfume, scent, thread, weave, twine, poke

  12. noseverb

    push or move with the nose

    Synonyms:
    horn in, nuzzle, poke, wind, pry, scent, intrude

  13. nuzzle, noseverb

    rub noses

    Synonyms:
    poke, intrude, scent, pry, wind, cuddle, nest, snuggle, nuzzle, nestle, horn in, draw close

  14. noseverb

    defeat by a narrow margin

    Synonyms:
    horn in, nuzzle, poke, wind, pry, scent, intrude

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. nosenoun

    Synonyms:
    snout, nozzle

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "nose":

    nasal, flair, bei, snout, pif, tarin, face, truffle, toe, bip, nosedive, ifd

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. nose

    Synonyms:
    Beak, honker, proboscis, snout, schnoz

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How to use nose in a sentence?

  1. Passenger Rob Wessman:

    We went around the corner from the window, we could see the shattered windshield, ... We could see the nose of the plane was missing. It was really intense.

  2. An Ohio woman:

    Please hurry. He’s biting my nose.

  3. Marissa Baker:

    Some are smaller and don't even cover the nose of a tall individual, the airborne particles are going to be able to get anywhere, regardless of the barriers.

  4. Kyle Underhill:

    When I turned around, I just saw the nose of the jet with a bunch of smoke up behind it, it probably went out about 40 yards. When it stopped, you could see some people were out of it.

  5. Professor Ugail:

    We take specific facial features. Very simple things like nose length is quite unique for that person, so we look at nose length, the width of the nose, the distance between eyes. So these are facial features that the computer recognizes as the person. So we take these - roughly 30 to 40 facial features we take from the face - and we use these facial features; we map it into the machine and then we produce the age, so what we've done in the case of George, we've taken his picture and then we've actually taken facial features and then aged him. We've also, in some experiments, what we've done is we've taken the parental information and then also applied the parental information and aged him as well.

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