nose noun definition in Face topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: Face topic
[countable] the part of the face that sticks out above the mouth, used for breathing and smelling things He broke his nose in the fight. She wrinkled her nose in disgust. He pressed his nose up against the window. He blew his nose (= cleared it by blowing strongly into a handkerchief). a blocked/runny nose Stop picking your nose! (= removing dirt from it with your finger)