Nostril

Definition of Nostril

Nos´tril
n.1.
1.(Anat.) One of the external openings of the nose, which give passage to the air breathed and to secretions from the nose and eyes; one of the anterior nares.
2.Perception; insight; acuteness.
Methinks a man
Of your sagacity and clear nostril should
Have made another choice.
- B. Jonson.

Related Words

air duct, air hole, air passage, air shaft, air tube, airway, antlia, beak, beezer, bill, blowhole, breathing hole, bugle, conk, louver, louverwork, muffle, muzzle, nares, naris, neb, nib, nose, nostrils, nozzle, olfactories, olfactory area, olfactory cell, olfactory nerves, olfactory organ, olfactory pit, pecker, proboscis, rhinarium, rostrum, schnozzle, shaft, smeller, snoot, snout, spilehole, spiracle, touchhole, transom, trunk, vent, ventage, venthole, ventiduct, ventilating shaft, ventilator, wind tunnel
Word:

Browse

Noseless
Nosesmart
Nosethirl
nosey
Nosing
Nosle
Nosocomial
Nosography
Nosological
Nosologist
Nosology
Nosophen
Nosophobia
Nosopoetic
Nost
nostalgia
Nostalgic
Nostalgy
Nostoc
Nostocaceae
-Nostril-
Nostrum
nosy
Not
Not . . . but
Not a circumstance
not give a hoot
Not proven
Not so neither
Not to be sneezed at
Not to care a rap
Not to stand on ceremony
Not worth a cress
Not worth a curse
Not worth a hair
Not worth a kers
Not worth a rap
Not worth the candle
Not-pated
Notabilia
Notability
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

© 2014 Delaflex, Inc.Dictionary Home