Definition of nosing

Definition of nosing
  1. nosing Verb Present participle of nose
  2. nosing Noun That part of the treadboard of a stair that projects over the riser.
  3. nosing Noun Any similar projection, such as the projecting edge of a moulding.
  4. nose Noun The organ of the face used to breathe or smell.
  5. nose Noun A snout, the nose of an animal
  6. nose Noun The tip of an object (e.g. the nose of a fighter plane).
  7. nose Noun The length of a horse's nose, used to indicate the distance between horses at the finish of a race, or any very close race.
  8. nose Noun Bouquet, the smell of something, especially wine.
  9. nose Noun The skill in recognising bouquet.
  10. nose Noun Skill at finding information.
  11. nose Verb To move cautiously.
  12. nose Verb To snoop.
  13. nose Verb To detect by smell or as if by smell.
  14. nose Verb To push with one's nose.
  15. nose Verb To nuzzle.
  16. nose Verb To win by a narrow margin.
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