Polish English Dictionary

język polski - English

wąchać in English:

1. sniff sniff

Amanda sniffed and wiped her nose.
The dog sniffed at my shoes.
bomb was sniff out by dog
I've got a runny nose and can't stop sniffing
Don't sniff! Get a handkerchief and blow your nose.
He sniffed his socks to see if they needed washing.
‘Why’s the dog sniffing the fridge?’ ‘There’s fresh steak in there.’
I sniffed a little, and had myself in hand again.
I sniffed the flowers, they smelled so nice.
I got a sniff that he will betray us at some point.
a child with a runny nose sniffs

English word "wąchać"(sniff) occurs in sets:

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2. smell smell

He'll be sure to smell a rat if I'm with you.
to smell
My clothes have an oily smell because I ate at an okonomiyaki place.
Our eyes, our ears, our sense of smell, our taste create as many truths as there are men on earth.
Kareishu is a special smell that comes as old people age. Popular expressions such as: "Ossan kusai" or "Oyaji kusai" (smelly old man) refer to this smell.
Can a being create the fifty billion galaxies, each with one hundred billion stars, then rejoice in the smell of burning goat flesh?
It's so wonderful to smell freshly made coffee!
Shimamura, while he was in the inn's entrance, looked at the nearby mountain bathed in the strong smell of fresh leaves and went to climb the mountain as if drawn by this smell.
Please do your model building at home! The room's full of the smell of lacquer.
As the popping sound of the fireworks stopped, it suddenly became quiet around me. The smell of gunpowder somehow put me in a sentimental mood.
It's very easy to drink potato shochu now that the potato-like smell has been reduced to a low level through use of the latest biotechnology.
Semi-finished products contain large amounts of chemicals, which aims to improve the taste, smell and appearance of the food and salt and preservatives.
Never lose sight of the importance of a beautiful sunrise, or watching your kids sleep, or the smell of rain. It's often the small things that really matter in life.
No sooner had I entered the room than I noticed the smell not only of tobacco but of gas.
If you're eating leaves, smell becomes less important than vision.

English word "wąchać"(smell) occurs in sets:

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Pani Agata - Senses
State and action verbs
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3. smelling

He is smelling the soup.
I just couldn't put up with the man smelling of whisky sitting next to me.

English word "wąchać"(smelling) occurs in sets:

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4. sniffing

The dog was sniffing a stick.
There were a number of dogs playing on the beach—catching sticks and Frisbees, sniffing the tourists, and generally having a good time.