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nose job

noun, Informal.
cosmetic surgery of the nose; rhinoplasty.
Origin of nose job
1965-70 Unabridged
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Examples from the web for nose job
  • She was advised to get a nose job and lose weight, but she refused.
  • Her surgery included a nose job, brow lift and chin implant.
  • Earlier, he'd had a nose job and began the lightening that would eventually turn his skin bizarrely pale.
  • Within six weeks it had collapsed, and she was back in surgery again to fix what turned out to be a botched nose job.
British Dictionary definitions for nose job

nose job

(slang) a surgical remodelling of the nose for cosmetic reasons
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Word Origin and History for nose job

"rhinoplasty," 1963, from nose (n.) + job (n.).

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nose job in Medicine

nose job n.
Rhinoplasty, especially one performed for cosmetic purposes.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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Slang definitions & phrases for nose job

nose job

noun phrase

Plastic surgery to beautify a nose; rhinoplasty (1963+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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