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scent out

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  1. sniff out, scent out, smell out, nose outverb

    recognize or detect by or as if by smelling

    "He can smell out trouble"


  1. scent outverb

    To find by following a scent.


  1. scent out

    To scent out means to discover or detect something through instinct or keen perception. It's often used to describe how animals use their sense of smell to seek something out, but can also describe how someone might figuratively "sniff out" or uncover a clue, information or a situation.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scent out in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scent out in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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