What does sniffing mean?

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Wiktionary

  1. sniffing(Noun)

    A sniff sound or action.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sniffing

    of Sniff

  2. Sniffing(noun)

    a rapid inspiratory act, in which the mouth is kept shut and the air drawn in through the nose

How to pronounce sniffing?

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    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say sniffing in sign language?

  1. sniffing

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sniffing in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sniffing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of sniffing in a Sentence

  1. Robert Selhorst:

    My dog’s tail was wagging. He was just sniffing his dog and the guy, like night and day, flipped out.

  2. Allen Ginsberg:

    Nobody saves America by sniffing cocaine, jiggling your knees blankly in the rain, when it snows in your nose you catch cold in your brain.

  3. Airplane:

    Steve McCroskey Looks like I picked the wrong week to stop sniffing glue

  4. Anthony Sideri:

    I wasn't getting the strong effects of OxyContin anymore, and I was already sniffing something else, so it didn't seem like a leap, it didn't seem like the heroin I grew up knowing about.

  5. Jan Tytgat:

    It's definitely possible, and then such a device can be used as a sniffing dog, an instrumental sniffing dog.

Images & Illustrations of sniffing

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