1. The act of prying
  2. An excessively inquisitive person

Noun (etymology 2)

  1. A lever.
  2. Leverage.


  1. To look where one is not welcome; to be nosey.
  2. To look closely and curiously at.

Verb (etymology 2)

  1. To use leverage to open or widen. (See also prise and prize.)

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