Part of speech:
To draw in air through the nose with enough force to be heard, as in clearing the nose, smelling something, or expressing contempt or skepticism
That characteristic of a substance which makes it perceptible to the sense of smell
Anything unsubstantial or airy; idle conceit; vain imagination.
That which suggests the presence or existence of something; trace; suggestion
A pleasant, often spicy odor; fragrance, as of a plant, a wine, cooking, etc.
A small, barely detectable amount of.
a short light gust of air
A single hair of a beard or mustache.
(Baseball) An instance or the act of striking out
A bar or rod, hinged at either end to another part, that transfers movement from one part of a machine to another.
An odor, sound, etc. carried through the air
A gift or tip offered to get better service
Any faint shadowy semblance; an unsubstantial image; a phantom; a glimmering.
The definition of a hair is a fine, thread-like strand that grows on people and animals.
The definition of an intimation is a hint.
A slight difference or variation; a nuance:
A feeling of gloom or depression, a suggestion of doubt, etc.
A slight amount or indication
A period, spell, or series
The process by which an idea is brought to the mind through its connection or association with another idea already in the mind
The sense of what is proper, seemly, or least likely to give offense in a given social situation:
A secret, hint, rumor, etc.
To inhale (something) audibly through the nose; sniff.
(Baseball, with “the”) The major leagues.
The definition of a gust is a powerful and unexpected rush of wind, air, rain, water, sound, smoke or fire.
Touch, one of the five senses along with taste, smell, hearing and seeing, is defined as the act you do when you hold, caress, feel or otherwise encounter something with your hand.
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