• (British) IPA: /ˈnəʊziː/
  • (America) enPR: nō'-zē, IPA: /ˈnoʊzi/


  1. Prying, inquisitive or curious in other’s affairs; tending to snoop or meddle.
    They built tall fences, yet the nosy neighbors always seemed to know everything about them.
  2. Having a large or elongated nose.
Synonyms Translations Noun

nosy (plural nosies)

  1. (UK, slang) A look at something to satisfy one's curiosity.
    I might wander down to the construction site for a nosy at what they're building.

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