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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Offensively curious or inquisitive.

Usage examples (39)
  • Sadly, it washed off but not before certain nosy neighbors were suitably horrified ..
  • No subject should be considered too "nosy" between a wife and husband.
  • They need 'nosy' (concerned) neighbors (or volunteers) who watch & record.
  • CAFFERTY: You're kind of nosy, aren't you, for a new guy who just got up here? for more
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