Definitions for smell out

Definitions for (verb) smell out

Main entry: sense, smell, smell out

Definition: become aware of not through the senses but instinctively

Usage: I sense his hostility; i smell trouble; smell out corruption

Main entry: nose out, scent out, sniff out, smell out

Definition: recognize or detect by or as if by smelling

Usage: He can smell out trouble

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