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sniff verb

ADV. loudly She wiped her eyes and sniffed loudly. | deeply | a little | carefully, delicately | appreciatively He sniffed appreciatively. ‘Smells delicious. What is it?’ | disapprovingly, disdainfully, disparagingly | suspiciously | back The woman sniffed back her tears.

PREP. at The dog sniffed at his shoes.