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Verb
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"

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be nosey
  • "Don't pry into my personal matters!"
search or inquire in a meddlesome way
  • "This guy is always nosing around the office"

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make an uninvited or presumptuous inquiry
  • "They pried the information out of him"

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