What is a nose?

The nose is the organ that helps us breathe and smell. It’s located between the eyes and mouth. The plural is ‘noses’.​​

idioms with the body part ‘nose’

Let’s look at some popular body idioms that contain the body part ‘nose’. Have a nosey at the pictures below and see what you can learn.


I’ve added the meaning and a picture example too.

idiomatic expressions with body parts - nose
nose idioms - cut off one's nose to spite one's face
Common body idioms NOSE in English - have one’s nose in a book
Common body idioms NOSE in English - keep one’s nose to the grindstone meaning
nose idioms list - keep one's nose clean
nose idioms list - nosedive
Common body idioms NOSE in English - pay through the nose
nose idioms - poke/stick one’s nose in meaning
Common body idioms NOSE in English - powder one’s nose
nose idioms list - turn one’s nose up at something meaning
nose idioms - under one's nose
Common body idioms NOSE in English - win by a nose meaning