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snoopy

[ snoo-pee ]
/ ˈsnu pi /
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adjective, snoop·i·er, snoop·i·est.Informal.

characterized by meddlesome curiosity; prying.

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Origin of snoopy

First recorded in 1890–95; snoop + -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM snoopy

snoop·i·ly, adverb

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