Übersetzung von “nose” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


noun countablenose /noʊz/
the body part you smell with
nez masculine

a long elegant nose
un long nez élégant
keep your nose out of
spoken used to tell sb not to get involved in sb else's private matters
ne pas se mêler de

Just keep your nose out of his business.
Contente-toi de ne pas te mêler de ses affaires.
look down your nose (at)
informal to behave in a way that shows you think sb or sth is inferior to you
prendre ... de haut

She looks down her nose at anyone who isn't rich.
Elle prend de haut toute personne qui n'est pas riche.
on the nose
informal exact or exactly
dans le mille , informal pile-poil

His answer was right on the nose.
Il a mis dans le mille avec sa réponse.

We paid $100 on the nose.
Nous avons payé pile-poil 100 $.
stick/poke your nose in
informal to get involved in sb else's private matters
mettre le nez dans

Don't stick your nose in - let them figure it out themselves.
Ne mets pas le nez là-dedans ; laisse-les se débrouiller tous seuls.
turn your nose up
informal to reject sth because you think it is not good enough for you
faire le/la dégoûté/-ée

He turned his nose up at the wine I had chosen.
Il a fait le dégoûté face au vin que j'avais choisi.
under your nose
where you should be able to notice but fail to
sous son nez

They stole his cellphone from right under his nose.
Ils ont volé son téléphone cellulaire juste sous son nez.

(Übersetzung von “nose” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


noun /nəuz/

the part of the face by which people and animals smell and usually breathe

She held the flower to her nose
He punched the man on the nose.

the sense of smell

Police dogs have good noses and can follow criminals’ trails.

the part of anything which is like a nose in shape or position

the nose of an aeroplane.

au nez (…)
a long-nosed dog.
nos(e)y adjective

taking too much interest in other people and what they are doing

curieux, fureteur
She is a very nos(e)y person.
nosily adverb

nosiness noun

nosebag noun

food-bag for horses, hung over the head.

musette (mangeoire)
nosedive noun

a dive or fall with the head or nose first

The aeroplane did a nosedive into the sea.
nose job noun

plastic surgery on the nose.

descendre en piqué
follow one’s nose

to go straight forward.

continuer tout droit
lead by the nose

to make (a person) do whatever one wants

mener par le bout du nez
She led her husband by the nose.
nose out

to find (as if) by smelling

The dog nosed out its master’s glove.
pay through the nose

to pay a lot, or too much

payer le prix fort
You have to pay through the nose for a good plumber these days.
turn up one’s nose at

to treat with contempt

faire le dégoûté devant
He turned up his nose at the school dinner.
under (a person’s) (very) nose

right in front of (a person)

(en plein) sous le nez
The book was right under my very nose
He stole the money from under my very nose.



to look or search as if by smelling

He nosed about (in) the cupboard.

(Übersetzung von “nose” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)