Synonyms of sniff


1. sniff, snuff, smell, smelling

usage: sensing an odor by inhaling through the nose


1. sniff, whiff, smell

usage: perceive by inhaling through the nose; "sniff the perfume"

2. sniff, sniffle, inhale, inspire, breathe in

usage: inhale audibly through the nose; "the sick student was sniffling in the back row"

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Definition and meaning of sniff (Dictionary)