nose up

nose up

To rotate an aircraft in the pitching axis from level flight to climb or from descent to level or climbing attitude.
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Ellis of Mold turns her nose up at bilingual education in Wales (Letters, February 4), yet it has been proved, worldwide, thatlearning a second language represents intellectual and cultural enrichment on the part of an individual.
As our picture shows, the weight has been dropping off since she turned her nose up at all other food.