noun, plural bus·y·bod·ies.
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People of color are on the internet just as much as anyone else but perhaps living in communities where no one believes that being a busybody is the key to anyone having a good day is the sine qua non.BusyBodyism: The Internet Brew of Whiteness and Class|Eugene Robinson|September 26, 2020|Ozy
You'd have married me last fall if some busybody hadn't filled your ears with scandal.Quin|Alice Hegan Rice
Without playing the part of the busybody, we may study the facts of human nature, and be aware of the developments of society.The Hearth-Stone|Samuel Osgood
But this was risky; it would bring him in view of a kitchen window whence some busybody might observe him.The Wrong Twin|Harry Leon Wilson
She vaguely knew this lady for a busybody, but she was in a situation which even busybodies might alleviate.The Real Thing and Other Tales|Henry James
They may support you, or they may call you an interfering busybody for your pains; you'll have to take your chance of that.The Leader of the Lower School|Angela Brazil