nose englannista suomeksi
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A snout, the nose of an animal.
The tip of an object.
(RQ:Burroughs Land That Time Forgot)
The power of smelling.
c. 1700 (w), ''Of Envy''
- We are not offended with (..) a dog for a better nose than his master.
Bouquet, the smell of something, especially wine.
The skill in recognising bouquet.
Skill at finding information.
1846, George William MacArthur Reynolds, ''The Mysteries of London'' (page 60)
- (..) M was a Magsman, frequenting Pall-Mall; / N was a Nose that turned chirp on his pal; (..)
(RQ:Shakespeare Hamlet) if you finde him not this moneth, you ſhall noſe him as you go vp the ſtaires into the Lobby.
(RQ:Tennyson Holy Grail)
To furnish with a nose.
To confront; be closely face to face or opposite to.
- (quote-book)|title=The Canterbury Tales|chapter=(w) |lines=151-152|url=https://books.google.co.nz/books?id=54-vAwAAQBAJ&pg=PA46|passage=Ful semyly hir wympul pynched was / Hir nose tretys, hir eyen greye as glas(..)|translation=Her wimple was folded in quite a seemly way / Her nose was slender; her eyes were grey like glass(..)
to sniff, (l)