- a nose, especially one of unusually large size.
Also schnozz, schnoz·zle [shnoz-uh l] /ˈʃnɒz əl/, schnoz·zo·la [schno-zoh-luh] /stʃnɒˈzoʊ lə/
Origin of schnoz
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Word Origin and History for schnozz
"nose," 1942, from Yiddish shnoitsl, from German Schnauze "snout" (see schnauzer).
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