Nozzle - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈnɑːzl|  American pronunciation of the word nozzle
Brit.  |ˈnɒz(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word nozzle

noun

- a projecting spout from which a fluid is discharged (syn: nose)
- informal terms for the nose (syn: beak, hooter, snoot, snout)

Examples

...in this classic film noir, a private eye gets his nozzle sliced when he starts poking it into places where it's not welcome...

Be sure that the water nozzle is directed downward.

Word forms

noun
singular: nozzle
plural: nozzles
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