Synonyms of pry in English:


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1‘she might start prying into his private affairs’


enquire impertinently into, investigate impertinently, be inquisitive about, be curious about, poke about in, poke around in, ferret in, ferret about in, ferret 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 poke one's nose in, poke one's nose into, stick one's nose in, stick one's nose into, be nosy, be nosy about, nose into, snoop about in, snoop around in, snoop round in

NZ Australian informal stickybeak


mind one's own business