Definition of over-prying in English:

over-prying

adjective

  • Excessively prying; too inquisitive.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Fuller (1607/8–1661), Church of England clergyman. From over- + prying.

Pronunciation

over-prying

/ˌəʊvəˈprʌɪɪŋ/