Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Is irregardless a word?

Paul Pry

noun
1.
an inquisitive, meddlesome person.
Origin of Paul Pry
from name of title character of Paul Pry (1853) by John Poole (1786-1872), English dramatist
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Paul Pry
Historical Examples
British Dictionary definitions for Paul Pry

Paul Pry

noun
1.
a nosy person
Word Origin
C19: from a character in the play Paul Pry by John Poole (1825)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Paul Pry

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Paul

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for paul pry