nosy


nosy

adjective

Definition of NOSY

1
interested in what is not one's own business <nosy in-laws asking about our finances>
Synonyms inquisitive, nosy (or nosey), prying, snoopy
2
thrusting oneself where one is not welcome or invited <a nosy coworker sat down right next to us as we were having an unmistakably private conversation>
Antonyms unobtrusive

Variants of NOSY

nosy or nosey

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