a spy who makes uninvited inquiries into the private affairs of others
spy, stag, snoop, sleuth(verb)
watch, observe, or inquire secretly
The act of snooping
One who snoops
Be careful what you say around Gene because he's the bosses' snoop.
A private detective
She hired a snoop to find out if her husband was having an affair.
To be devious and cunning so as not to be seen
To secretly spy on or investigate, especially into the private personal life of others.
If I had not snooped on her, I wouldn't have found out that she lied about her degree.
Origin: From snoepen. Related to and snappen, snavel, Schnabel. More at snap.
snoop is a very flexible command line packet analyzer included as part of Sun Microsystems' Solaris operating system. Its source code is available via the OpenSolaris project.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
snōōp, v.i. to go about sneakingly. [Snook.]
Song lyrics by snoop -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by snoop on the Lyrics.com website.
The numerical value of snoop in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of snoop in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of snoop in a Sentence
We played a lot of gangsta rap, but we also played a lot of oldies, and I think that mix is part of what inspires my sound, my pops and my mom started playing Marvin Gaye and the Isley Brothers and all these people, but at the same time, they always had Snoop on right behind it in the same mix.
We apologize for the Snoop Dogg performance at Late Night, we made it clear to the entertainers managers that we expected a clean version of the show and took additional steps to communicate to our fans, including moving the artist to the final act of the evening, to ensure that no basketball activities would be missed if anyone did not want to stay for his show.
People who snoop look for confirmation that their partner is up to no good, just like a successful prosecutor needs hard evidence to convict a person suspected of a crime, a snooper feels they need more than just their intuition to prove their partner is untrustworthy.
He needs to tone it down and forget about Snoop Dogg, forget about Arnold Schwarzenegger. We don't really care about them, do we?
If people get scared, they will snoop because they can't bear the anxiety, if you have injured your partner and want to mend the bond, it's in your interest to make it unnecessary for them to snoop, to be transparent and show them you aren't hiding anything.
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- dotoreig, dotorCatalan, Valencian
- Schnüfflerin, spionieren, schnüffeln, Schnüffler, PrivatdetektivGerman
- detective, fisgonear, husmear, fisgar, espiarSpanish
- nuuskiminen, urkkija, yksityisetsivä, hiippailla, nuuskia, urkinta, nuuskija, urkkiaFinnish
- segugio, curiosareItalian
- шпионить, слежка, стукач, подсматривание, [[частный]] [[детектив]], выслеживать, выследить, вынюхивать, вынюхать, стукачка, ищейка, подглядывание, детектив, сыщик, сыщицаRussian
- snok, snokandeSwedish
- gizlice aramak, ispiyonlamak, araştırma, araştırıcı, hafiyeTurkish
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