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nose sth out

informal
verb uk phrasal verb with nose   /nəʊz/ us    /noʊz/
to discover something by searching carefully: He soon nosed out the details of the accident by talking to people and making some phone calls.
Translations of “nose sth out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 偵察出, 打探出, 查出…
in Chinese (Simplified) 侦察出, 打探出, 查出…
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