nose sth out Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “nose sth out” in the English Dictionary

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nose sth out

phrasal verb with nose uk   /nəʊz/  us   /noʊz/ verb
to ​discover something by ​searchingcarefully: He ​soonnosed out the ​details of the ​accident by ​talking to ​people and making some ​phonecalls.
(Definition of nose sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “nose sth out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 侦察出, 打探出, 查出…
in Chinese (Traditional) 偵察出, 打探出, 查出…
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