[nos-truh l] /ˈnɒs trəl/
either of the two external openings of the nose.
either of the two external openings of the nose related adjectives narial narine
Old English nosþyrl, nosðirl, literally “the hole of the nose,” from nosu “nose” (see nose (n.)) + þyrel “hole” (see thrill (v.)).
nostril nos·tril (nŏs’trəl)
[noh-stringz] /ˈnoʊˈstrɪŋz/ adjective 1. done without conditions or limitations: a no-strings proposal.
- No strings attached
adjective phrase Free of conditions, limitations, etc: He’s giving us the house with no strings attached [1940s+; fr string, ”a restriction,” found by 1888; the similar form ”no strings to something” is found by 1909] Without conditions or restrictions, as in They give each of the children $10,000 a year with no strings attached. This […]
- Nostro account
/ˈnɒstrəʊ/ noun 1. a bank account conducted by a British bank with a foreign bank, usually in the foreign currency Compare vostro account
[no-stroh-moh] /nɒˈstroʊ moʊ/ noun 1. a novel (1904) by Joseph Conrad.