Sentence Examples


  • Effie said, sniffing back a sob.
  • She left the room, sniffing, but with determination in her stride.
  • Arakcheev looked at the Emperor from under his brow and, sniffing with his red nose, stepped forward from the crowd as if expecting the Emperor to address him.
  • A massive creature with black fur and fangs paused in front of the open door, sniffing the air.
  • That the sense of touch is highly developed seems quite certain, because the bird, although it may not be audibly sniffing, will always first touch an object with the point of its bill, whether in the act of feeding or of surveying the ground; and when shut up in a cage or confined in a room it may be heard, all through the night, tapping softly at the walls..