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on the nose

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. on the nose, on the buttonadverb

    being precise with regard to a prescribed or specified criterion

    "his guess was on the nose"; "the prediction for snow was right on the button"

  2. precisely, exactly, on the nose, on the dot, on the buttonadverb

    just as it should be

    "`Precisely, my lord,' he said"

Wiktionary

  1. on the noseadjective

    Exact; precise; appropriate.

  2. on the noseadjective

    Smelly, malodorous; often used figuratively.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of on the nose in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of on the nose in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of on the nose in a Sentence

  1. Del Rosario:

    We do not aim to defeat China, but our goal is make any state think twice before attacking. We will make sure anybody attacking us would end up with a bloodied nose.

  2. Jimmy Dickens:

    May the bird of paradise fly up your nose; May an elephant caress you with its toes; May your wife be plagued with runners in her hose; May the bird of paradise fly up your nose.

  3. Katie Holmes:

    I had my nose pierced, you know in the middle, like a bull, at the time, in my early 20s, which people didn’t know, and I would hide it when I was doing my acting jobs. And so I flipped my nose ring down and was like… ‘Should we take this outside?’.

  4. Steven Park:

    The most common reason is if your nose is stuffy, from allergies, or if you have a deviated septum. Lots of medications can also cause nasal congestion.

  5. Bobi Wine:

    We filthy rich till we decompose When we pass people squeeze them nose

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Translations for on the nose

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  • exact, précisé, pile poilFrench

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