Jump to: Webster'sConcordanceThesaurusLibrarySubtopicsTerms
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Sniff.

2. (n.) A rapid respiratory act, in which the mouth is kept shut and the air drawn in through the nose.


One Saying with Two Meanings
... The pursuers are like dogs chasing a bird, sniffing along the ground after their
prey, which all the while sits out of their reach on a bough, and carols to ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture i/one saying with two meanings.htm

The Wind Blew Loud, but Diamond Slept a Deep Sleep...
... But when he came round in front of the old horse, and he put out his long neck,
and began sniffing at him and rubbing his upper lip and his nose on him, then ...
/.../macdonald/at the back of the north wind/chapter 16 the wind blew.htm

Off Duty
... We are not told if the lions in Daniel's den lay down perfectly still, or whether
some came close to him, sniffing and snarling; but we are told that they were ...
/.../carpenter/the angel adjutant of twice born men/xiv off duty.htm

"The Pharaoh Drew Nigh"
... And thou," whirling upon Kenkenes, "dreamest thou I fear this bloody God of Israel,
or all the gibbering, incense-sniffing, pedestal-cumbering gods of earth? ...
// yoke/chapter xliii the pharaoh drew.htm

Directions to Church-Wardens, &C.
Directions to Church-Wardens. <. ...
/.../prideaux/directions to church-wardens/directions to church-wardens &c.htm

Sniffing (1 Occurrence)
... 2. (n.) A rapid respiratory act, in which the mouth is kept shut and the air drawn
in through the nose. Multi-Version Concordance Sniffing (1 Occurrence). ...
/s/sniffing.htm - 7k

Sniff (1 Occurrence)
... 3. (vt) To perceive as by sniffing; to snuff, to scent; to smell; as, to
sniff danger. 4. (n.) The act of sniffing; perception by ...
/s/sniff.htm - 7k

Sniffed (1 Occurrence)

/s/sniffed.htm - 6k

Sniffs (1 Occurrence)

/s/sniffs.htm - 6k

Bible Concordance
Sniffing (1 Occurrence)

Jeremiah 2:24 An untrained ass, used to the waste land, breathing up the wind in her desire; at her time, who is able to send her away? all those who are looking for her will have no need to make themselves tired; in her month they will get her.



Related Terms

Sniff (1 Occurrence)

Sniffed (1 Occurrence)

Sniffs (1 Occurrence)

Bible ConcordanceBible DictionaryBible EncyclopediaTopical BibleBible Thesuarus
Top of Page
Top of Page