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snoop

informal

Synonyms of snoop in English:

verb

  • 1 don't snoop into our affairs
    pry into, inquire into/about, be inquisitive about/of, be curious about, poke about/around, be a busybody about, poke one's nose into;
    interfere in/with, meddle in/with, intrude on
    informal be nosy about
  • 2 they snooped around the building
    investigate, explore, search, nose, have a good look;
    prowl around
  • noun

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  • 1 he went for a snoop around
    search, nose, look, prowl, ferret, poke, investigation
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