English dictionary definition of:

nose


Noun

  • the organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract; the prominent part of the face of man or other mammals
  • a front that resembles a human nose (especially the front of an aircraft)
  • the front or forward projection of a tool or weapon
  • a small distance
  • a symbol of inquisitiveness
  • the sense of smell (especially in animals)
  • a natural skill
  • a projecting spout from which a fluid is discharged

Verb

  • search or inquire in a meddlesome way
  • advance the forward part of with caution
  • catch the scent of; get wind of
  • push or move with the nose
  • rub noses
  • defeat by a narrow margin

Thesaurus

intrude   nozzle   nuzzle   poke   pry   scent   wind  

Other Spellzone word lists: Body, eye, ear, nose

Scrabble score for nose


Scrabble score = 4

generated at 12:07:48 on 13-03-20

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