Effie said, sniffing back a sob.
A massive creature with black fur and fangs paused in front of the open door, sniffing the air.
She left the room, sniffing, but with determination in her stride.
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..
Even the trash-can liner newspaper that caused us to be hunted down by reward-sniffing hounds has backed off, terminating their contest.
"We're so glad you're safe," Cynthia said, sniffing back a sob.
She was standing with her long legs stretched out, sniffing at a rabbit.
While hunting for its food the bird makes a continual sniffing sound through the nostrils, which are placed at the extremity of the upper mandible.
It's very important! said he to someone who had risen and was sniffing in the dark passage.
He let her know he and Fred were sniffing about in an attempt to determine the real killer.
Sniffing the air, the wolf turned to him, and then trotted to the bars.
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.
"I have neither taste nor smell," he remarked, sniffing at his glass.
A dirty, barefooted maid was sitting on a trunk, and, having undone her pale-colored plait, was pulling it straight and sniffing at her singed hair.
We'll do some service tomorrow, said he, sniffing its nostrils and kissing it.