Definition of busybody
: an officious or inquisitive person
Examples of busybody in a sentence
The neighborhood busybody is telling everyone that the couple up the street is getting divorced.
that busybody across the street is always telling me how to tend to my own garden
First Known Use of busybody
BUSYBODY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of busybody for English Language Learners
: a person who is too interested in the private lives of other people
BUSYBODY Defined for Kids
Definition of busybody for Students
: a person who is too interested in the affairs of other people
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