from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Variant of nosy.
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- adj. Alternative spelling of nosy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Offensively or intrusively curious; prying; nosy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- See nosy.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. offensively curious or inquisitive
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TheRickster: musworker, ,you are what we call a nosey person.
No, I'm just plain nosey and I love talking to people, just think of me as the Mrs Merton of the blogworld.
More and more investigations by structural engineers and physicists and just plain nosey people that smell something is incrdibly wrong about how 9/11 happened, seem to indicate that the buildings were brought down by demolition bombs.
And yes, my nosey is a shorty, toothless gorgeous, with purple glasses, extremely nosey...
Ive had one individual bemoan the rise of cell phones because "nosey" people were calling the cops too quickly when he would try to rob someone. the concept that he shouldnt rob people?
Unfortunately the "nosey" neighbors cast a dim enough light that many potiential participants shun the thought or idea.
That was what Bunny sang, in his queer, "nosey" voice, to a queer little tune that Bunker played on the mouth organ.
In a 'nosey' encounter these adorable sea lion pups could melt the stoutest heart as they playfully pose for underwater pictures.
Don't think that the insurance agent is getting too'nosey ', either.
However, when I see documentaries and investigative journalism that exposes the hypocrisy and corruption of people who scorn and abuse our society, I am grateful we have a 'nosey'