Part of speech:
To inhale the air near (something); sniff:
To learn something hidden and often improper about:
To weep or whimper lightly with spasmodic congestion of the nose.
To secretly spy on or investigate, especially into the private personal life of others.
(Intransitive) To sniff or smell something very loudly.
(--- Informal) To miss completely when attempting to hit something, as a golf ball, with a swinging motion
To smell; perceive by the olfactory sense
Snuff is powdered tobacco that is chewed or inhaled by sniffing, or the charred end of a candlewick.
To draw (air or smoke, for example) into the lungs by breathing; inspire.
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