[always + adv/prep I, T]TT
if a vehicle, boat etc noses forward, or if you nose it forward, it moves forward slowly [= edge]
nose its way along/through etc something
The bus nosed its way along the street.
She carefully nosed the car forward through the traffic.
nose around (something)phrasal verb
What were you doing nosing around in my office?
nose into somethingphrasal verb
nose something ↔ outphrasal verb
to discover some information that someone else does not want you to discover:
The media always manage to nose out some interesting facts about a politician's past life.
to defeat someone by a very small amount in a race, competition etc