Definition of hook nose in English:

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hook nose

noun

A prominent aquiline nose.
Example sentences
  • Why sign up for an extreme makeover when I just need to find a boyfriend who will appreciate my hook nose and my scary birthmark?
  • He was quite handsome, with a hook nose, and his face was somewhat mask-like in repose but when he was fully engaged it became open and friendly with a broad smile.
  • If a chap's got a hook nose and he goes into politics, he's going to get that nose exaggerated.

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