Synonyms for nose out

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The girl who ought to have been a boy and put my nose out, eh?

Not a vessel dared to show her nose out of port: we had her if she did.

I'll prove more than that to you, if you dare show your nose out doors.

There's a man hereabouts that thinks he could put my nose out o' joint.

He was in the river under the stern oar, with just his nose out.

The bouquet is so excellent I can't take my nose out of the glass.

When she so did, Felix Mendelssohn did poke his nose out the cuff.

He should have kept his nose out of this scrimmage, which was not an Osage scrimmage.

"I don't want to put anyone's nose out of joint," Isobel laughed.

"You put his nose out of joint, I guess," said Tim with a grin.

WORD ORIGIN

"perceive the smell of," 1570s; "pry, search," 1640s, from nose (n.). Related: Nosed; nosing.

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