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always + adv/prep I, T
if a vehicle, boat etc noses forward, or if you nose it forward, it moves forward slowly
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)
to look around a place in order to try to find something, when there is no one else there
What were you doing nosing around in my office?
nose into something
to try to find out private information about someone or something, especially in a way that is annoying
nose something ↔
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
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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