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ˈnoʊ zinosey

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nosy, nosey, prying, snoopy(adj)

    offensively curious or inquisitive

    "curious about the neighbor's doings"; "he flipped through my letters in his nosy way"; "prying eyes"; "the snoopy neighbor watched us all day"

Etymology and Origins

  1. Nosey

    The nickname borne by Cervetto, the violoncellist of Drury Lane Theatre, and John Wilson, the painter, both of whom had exceptionally long noses. The Duke of Wellington was also popularly referred to under this name by his soldiers on account of his Roman nose.

Anagrams for nosey »

  1. noyse, seyon

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nosey in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nosey in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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