snoopy

adjective
\ ˈsnü-pē How to pronounce snoopy (audio) \
snoopier; snoopiest

Definition of snoopy

: given to snooping especially for personal information about others

Other Words from snoopy

snoopily \ ˈsnü-​pə-​lē How to pronounce snoopy (audio) \ adverb

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Examples of snoopy in a Sentence

she feels that being snoopy is a desirable, even essential, trait in a reporter put a fence around the yard to keep out snoopy neighbors
Recent Examples on the Web There are perfectly innocent reasons for this, like snoopy roommates or kids who always pick up your phone. Kim Komando, USA TODAY, 20 Jan. 2022

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First Known Use of snoopy

circa 1895, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of snoopy was circa 1895

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“Snoopy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/snoopy. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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