to move or force, esp. in an effort to get something open
- "The burglar jimmied the lock", "Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail"
- "Don't pry into my personal matters!"
search or inquire in a meddlesome way
- "This guy is always nosing around the office"
make an uninvited or presumptuous inquiry
- "They pried the information out of him"