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turn up nose

verb as in give the cold shoulder


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For the time being, a pert little waiting-maid, with an odious turn-up nose, had the floor.

Sixty years since, a little turn-up nose was universally regarded as a nose wholly unbefitting a poet.

He was short and stout, with a very large red face, a broad turn-up nose, and childlike blue eyes that bespoke confidence at once.

"That must be Carl's stepbrother, Peter," Gilbert decided, as he noted the boy's mean face and turn-up nose.

There could be no doubt that it had a turn-up nose, much more like a snout than a child's nose.

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On this page you'll find 129 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to turn up one's nose, such as: act cool, brush off, disregard, eject, ignore, and make unwelcome.

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