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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a prying or inquisitive manner.

Usage examples (34)
  • The dirty white horse had drifted nosily over to watch us.
  • You glance sideways nosily glancing down at a student, at me.
  • It was just an innocent animal walking nosily across the leaves.
  • Her entourage hovers nosily in the doorway to the standard-sized guest room. for more
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