HyperDic: nosy

English > 1 sense of the word nosy:
ADJECTIVEallnosy, nosey, prying, snoopyoffensively curious or inquisitive
nosy > pronunciation
RhymesAnasazi ... z / Z: 56 rhymes with ziy...
English > nosy: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningoffensively curious or inquisitive.
Example "he flipped through my letters in his nosy way"
Synonymsnosey, prying, snoopy
Broadercuriouseager to investigate and learn or learn more (sometimes about others' concerns)
Spanishcurioso, entremetido, entrometido, fisgón, husmeador
Catalancuriós, entremetedor, tafaner
Nounsnosea symbol of inquisitiveness
nosinessoffensive inquisitiveness

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