sharp-nosed

[shahrp-nohzd]
adjective
1.
having a thin, pointed nose.
2.
having a sharp or projecting front: a sharp-nosed airplane.
3.
having a keen or sensitive sense of smell.

Origin:
1555–65

sharp-nosedly [shahrp-nohzd-lee, -noh-zid-] , adverb
sharp-nosedness, noun
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