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|part of speech:
||excessively interested in or forward in inquiring into the affairs of others; prying.
Sometimes I think those nosy neighbors are listening outside our door.The actress refused to answer some of the nosier questions.
- curious, inquisitive, prying
- similar words:
- intrusive, meddlesome, questioning, snooping
||nosily (adv.), nosiness (n.)