Definition of 'Roman nose'
Example sentences containing 'Roman nose'
He had thick silver hair which needed cutting, horn-rimmed spectacles parked on the end of a Roman nose and a cool, snooty air of authority.ULTIMATE PRIZES (2003)
`Mind you,' he said, wrinkling his handsome Roman nose, `I don't give a bugger how old he is, but I think he'd do well to take a bath.TEN STEPS TO HAPPINESS (2003)
THE RHYTHM SECTION (2003)
Definition of Roman nose from the Collins English Dictionary
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