nosey
nosey osey adj. Offensively or intrusively curious; prying; nosy; as, a nosy neighbor.

Syn: inquisitorial, nosy, prying, snoopy. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • nosey — (adj.) see NOSY (Cf. nosy) …   Etymology dictionary

  • nosey — [nō′zē] adj. nosier, nosiest NOSY …   English World dictionary

  • nosey — nos·y || nəʊzɪ adj. excessively curious, snoopy; interfering, prying (also spelled nosey) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nosey — adjective see nosy …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • nosey — /noh zee/, adj., nosier, nosiest. nosy. * * * …   Universalium

  • nosey — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective See nosy …   English dictionary for students

  • nosey — nos|ey [ˈnəuzi US ˈnou ] adj another spelling of ↑nosy …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • nosey — nose|y [ nouzi ] another spelling of nosy …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • nosey — [[t]no͟ʊzi[/t]] see nosy …   English dictionary

  • nosey — adjective & verb variant spelling of nosy …   English new terms dictionary

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