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American English: /snup/
British English: /snuːp/

Translation of snoop in Spanish:

intransitive verb


  • 1 (person)
    fisgón, (-gona) (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Hiring a professional snoop is a good way to find out.
    • And, as usual, the law is unlikely to catch the professional snoop.
    • Those punish snoops who pry into someone else's private affairs, anyone who publicly discloses embarrassing private facts, and publicity that shows someone in a false light.
  • 2 (act) (no plural) to have a snoop aroundhe 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
    Example sentences
    • And if the neighbour dares to try and poke his nose in, pretending to wish me many happy returns when all he really wants is a good snoop around, he'll wish he hadn't.
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