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Her nose is bleeding.
Hold your nose (=press the two sides of it) and put your head under the water.
I’d like to punch him in the nose.
Can you pass me a tissue – my nose is running.
a group of dirty children with runny noses
Excuse me, I just need to blow my nose.
Keep your nose out of my business.
I know we lost – there’s no need to rub my nose in it.
We offered her a perfectly good job, and she turned her nose up at it.
They were dealing drugs right under the noses of the police.
He walks around with his nose in the air and doesn’t talk to anyone.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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