New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: pray · prey · cry · dry · fry · pay · ply · pro · try · wry
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pry

1 verb be nosy INTRANSITIVEfiosraigh verb  c m uI wanted to pry into his background ba mhian liom a chúlra a fhiosrú, ba mhian liom fiosrú a dhéanamh faoin gcúlra atá aigehe told her to stop prying into matters that don't concern her dúirt sé léi gan a ladar a chur i rudaí nach mbaineann léi, dúirt sé léi aire a thabhairt dá gnó féin 2 verb move by force (especially US) TRANSITIVEshe was trying to pry open the door bhí sí ag iarraidh an doras a oscailt le fórsahe pried the pieces apart shrac sé na píosaí óna chéileit's hard to pry him away from his computer is doiligh é a tharraingt óna ríomhaire

prying

1 noun nosinessfiosracht fem3  c m ushe's tired of his constant prying tá sí bréan dá chuid fiosrachta 2 adjective nosyfiosrach adj1  c m uhe turned his back on her prying gaze thiontaigh sé a dhroim ar a súile fiosrachaI pulled her into the house away from prying eyes tharraing mé isteach sa teach í, áit nach bhfeicfeadh aon duine í

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