The men doing the sniffing were not told what was in the vial, and reported that the liquid was odorless.
The new dog was incredibly nervous and on edge, patrolling the halls, sniffing in closets, and climbing on and under furniture.
Sometimes the relevant technology will be sniffing out explosives, detecting metal, or rendering infrared images.
We found old Hawberk, neatly attired in a fresh spring suit, standing at the door of his shop and sniffing the air.
Petraeus has his own way of sniffing out that ancestral code.
He rose, and walked to the window, sniffing the scent of the flowers with relief.
"I don't like it pretty well," admitted Zaidee, sniffing at her hands.
“I smell wood smoke, just the same,” Tom declared, sniffing the air.
He stole a look; but she was gone again, swaying and sniffing at the flowers.
He conceived it as a lying on couches amid cushions, sniffing Orient perfumes in scent-bottles.
To inhale a narcotic powder; snort (1920s+ Narcotics)