Synonyms of pry in English:



  • she might start prying into his private affairs I don't mean to pry
    enquire impertinently into, investigate impertinently, be inquisitive about, be curious about, poke about/around in, ferret (about/around) in, delve into, eavesdrop on, listen in on; mind someone else's business, be a busybody, tap someone's phone; spy on, interfere in, meddle in, intrude on; scrutinize, probe
    informal stick/poke one's nose in/into, be nosy (about), nose into, snoop about/around/round in
    Australian/New Zealand informal stickybeak
    [Antonyms] mind one's own business
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