stick one's nose into

stick one's nose into

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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  • stick one's nose into — To meddle officiously with ● nose …   Useful english dictionary

  • stick one's nose into — verb to interfere or try to intervene in (an issue that does not concern one). Social studies gives you an excuse to stick your nose into a broad range of subjects. Syn: poke ones nose into …   Wiktionary

  • stick one's nose into — See: NOSE INTO …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • stick\ one's\ nose\ into — See: nose into …   Словарь американских идиом

  • poke one's nose into — verb to interfere or try to intervene in an issue that does not concern one. Have a nice day, Mr Perelman! said the cabbie. Listen! he said, Dont poke your nose into my affairs. Ill have the kind of day I want to. Syn: stick ones nose into …   Wiktionary

  • stick one's oar in — verb To meddle; to stick ones nose into (something) I dont want her coming and sticking her oar in she doesnt know anything about our financials. Syn: interfere, meddle, poke ones nose in …   Wiktionary

  • nose — I n. 1) to blow; wipe one s nose 2) to pick one s nose 3) an aquiline, Roman; bulbous; pug, snub, turned up nose 4) a bloody; running, runny nose (the child has a runny nose) 5) through the nose (to breathe through the nose) 6) a nose bleeds;… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • nose — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. proboscis, snout, muzzle, beak, schnozzle (sl.); nasal or olfactory organ; nostrils. See convexity. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [The organ of smell] Syn. nasal organ, nasal cavity, nares, nasal passages,… …   English dictionary for students

  • nose — nose1 W2S2 [nəuz US nouz] n ↑ear, ↑nose, ↑tooth, ↑eye ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(on your face)¦ 2 (right) under somebody s nose 3 stick/poke your nose into something 4 keep your nose out (of something) 5 turn your nose up (at something) 6 with your nose in the… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • stick — 1 /stIk/ verb past tense and past participle stuck 1 PUSH (transitive always + adv/prep, intransitive always + adv/prep) if a pointed object sticks into something or you stick it into something, it is pushed into it: stick sth in/into/through etc …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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