Thesaurus / nostrils
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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They opened their mouths, turned up their nostrils, and the foam was seen gathering on their lips.

Hendricks the HunterW.H.G. Kingston

I had neuralgia in my left jaw, and a burning sensation in my nostrils, and to tell you the truth, I was quite unlike myself.

The White Rose of MemphisWilliam C. Falkner

He produced a bottle of smelling-salts, which the younger woman at once applied to her friend's nostrils.

813Maurice Leblanc

It reached the nostrils of the poor slave, who shivered as if an ague had smitten him.

SevenoaksJ. G. Holland

He felt in his nostrils a quiver of desire, and shame and self-scorn came in its wake.

A faint perfume, having a sort of sweetness, but which yet was unutterably revolting, made itself perceptible to the nostrils.

Yes, there could be no doubt now, for the penetrating odour of the oil was already filling his nostrils.

King of RanleighF. S. (Frederick Sadlier) Brereton

Your nose so straight, the nostrils flaring slightly, the least bit too much sometimes.

Thy Name Is WomanBryce Walton

The air that came to his nostrils out of the unknown dark was cold and clean, but he did not yet dare to take out his lantern.

The Texan StarJoseph A. Altsheler

He put it to the animal's nostrils, then pointed away into the darkness.

The Sky Line of SpruceEdison Marshall

WORDS RELATED TO NOSTRILS

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.