Die Übersetzung von "nose" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


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.

(Die Übersetzung von "nose" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)