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snoop

Pronunciation: /snuːp/

Translation of snoop in Spanish:

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • [colloquial/familiar] husmear, curiosear, fisgonear to snoop around o about husmear, fisgonear don't snoop into things that don't concern you no te metas en lo que no te importa, no metas las narices en lo que no te importa [colloquial/familiar]
    Example sentences
    • The idea of the state snooping into the affairs of private citizens is anathema in a country which takes individual liberties seriously.
    • Protect your privacy and keep anyone from snooping into your information.
    • This is why she shouldn't be snooping in my private letters, for crying out loud!

noun/nombre

[colloquial/familiar]
  • 1.1 (person) fisgón, (masculine, feminine) 1.2 (act) (no plural/sin plural) to have a snoop around he had a good snoop around while you were out estuvo husmeando or curioseando or fisgoneando por ahí mientras no estabas I'll have a snoop around for her keys voy a echar una mirada por ahí a ver si encuentro sus llaves

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