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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Informal Given to prying into the affairs of others; snoopy. See Synonyms at curious.
  • adj. Informal Prying; inquisitive.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. prying, inquisitive or curious in other’s affairs; tending to snoop or meddle

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Offensively or intrusively curious; prying; nosey.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having a large or prominent nose.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. offensively curious or inquisitive

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