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ˈnoʊ zinosy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nosy, nosey, prying, snoopyadjective

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. nosyadjective

    prying, inquisitive or curious in other's affairs; tending to snoop or meddle

    They built tall fences, yet the nosy neighbors always seemed to know everything about them.

ChatGPT

  1. nosy

    Nosy refers to a person who shows excessive curiosity or interest in others' affairs or personal lives, often in a prying or intrusive manner.

Wikidata

  1. Nosy

    Nosy is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Tarczyn, within Piaseczno County, Masovian Voivodeship, in east-central Poland. It lies approximately 4 kilometres west of Tarczyn, 19 km south-west of Piaseczno, and 30 km south-west of Warsaw.

Anagrams for nosy »

  1. Sony

  2. sony

  3. syon

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nosy in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nosy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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