Usage examples for Snuffing

  1. Lane heard him snuffing – King Spruce, A Novel by Holman Day
  2. During his approach he often climbs up on blocks of ice, or raises himself on his hind legs, in order to get a more extensive view, or else stands snuffing up the air with evident care in all directions, in order, by the aid of smell, which he seems to rely upon more than sight, to ascertain the true kind and nature of the surrounding objects. – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold