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Related to sniff around: feel up to, make into, get up to, have over
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Synonyms for sniff

smell

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snuffle

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  • snuffle
  • intake of breath
  • quick inhalation

sniff around

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  • nose around
  • hunt around
  • see what you can find
  • search for clues

sniff something out: find

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to perceive with the olfactory sense

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sensing an odor by inhaling through the nose

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perceive by inhaling through the nose

inhale audibly through the nose

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In a second test, the researchers let the pandas sniff around another animal's empty enclosure.
Once you drop that bone, you can sniff around in all these other places -- which I do.
In March 1993, Special Report magazine used an EPA-approved lab to sniff around for 93 contaminants.
Without Pyra, you'd have to get down on your hands and knees and just sniff around.
Stocks trade hands, brokers start racking up commissions, investment bankers start selling deals again, financial printers start putting in overtime, and journalists sniff around for new trends.