Examples of nosy in a Sentence
nosy in-laws asking about our finances
a nosy coworker sat down right next to us as we were having an unmistakably private conversation
Recent Examples of nosy from the Web
Also good is Diana Bang (The Interview) as Ben’s nosy neighbor Tabby, who pops up uninvited to clean his messy apartment, and has larger ambitions to clean up his messy life.
His wife has skedaddled, but his nosy neighbor (the delightful Diana Bang) is eager to clean his house and enable his quest to track down the woman who was once almost his adoptive sister.
Don Stewart Burns is wonderful as George, who prides himself on not being nosy but can't resist all the gossip along his route.
Coykendall recalls coming to the land that is now Blackberry Farm as early as 1955, asking nosy questions and taking in a landscape of wheat, corn, and tobacco.
Kids' profiles will include fun icons to offer more personalization, and passcodes to keep away nosy siblings.
The sense of free exploration stoked a palpable sense of wonder, and the serenity of the forest cannot be overstated—save for a few nosy, noisy primates.
Your partner's going down on you, but then a nosy Laird starts tapping at the door.
To protect your home, avoid nosy neighbors or know the exact second your deliveries arrive, August’s doorbell camera is the product for you.
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NOSY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of nosy for English Language Learners
: wanting to know about other people's lives, problems, etc.
NOSY Defined for Kids
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