sharp-nosed

[ shahrp-nohzd ]
/ ˈʃɑrpˈnoʊzd /

adjective

having a thin, pointed nose.
having a sharp or projecting front: a sharp-nosed airplane.
having a keen or sensitive sense of smell.

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Origin of sharp-nosed

First recorded in 1555–65

OTHER WORDS FROM sharp-nosed

sharp-nosed·ly [shahrp-nohzd-lee, -noh-zid-], /ˈʃɑrpˈnoʊzd li, -ˈnoʊ zɪd-/, adverbsharp-nosedness, noun
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