cosmetic surgery of the nose; rhinoplasty.
(slang) a surgical remodelling of the nose for cosmetic reasons
“rhinoplasty,” 1963, from nose (n.) + job (n.).
nose job n.
Rhinoplasty, especially one performed for cosmetic purposes.
Plastic surgery to beautify a nose; rhinoplasty (1963+)
noun 1. a leaflike outgrowth of skin on the nose of various bats, thought to be sensitive to vibrations of the air.
noun a fear of illness; also called nosophobia Word Origin noso- ‘disease’
- Nose out of joint
To be in a bad mood: “Ever since Bill got that traffic ticket, he’s had his nose out of joint.” Related Terms put someone’s nose out of joint
[nohz-pees] /ˈnoʊzˌpis/ noun 1. the part of a frame for eyeglasses that passes over the bridge of the . 2. the part of a microscope to which the objectives are attached. 3. a of armor serving as a protective cover for the . 4. a noseband. /ˈnəʊzˌpiːs/ noun 1. Also called nasal. a piece of […]