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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: pry(0.01323 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to pry.
English → Indonesian (quick)
membongkar, mengegoli, mengintai, mengintip
English → English (WordNet)
n : a heavy iron lever with one end forged into a wedge [syn: crowbar,
wrecking bar, pry bar]
v 1: to move or force, especially in an effort to get something
open; “The burglar jimmied the lock”, “Raccoons managed
to pry the lid off the garbage pail” [syn: prise, prize,
2: be nosey; “Don't pry into my personal matters!”
3: search or inquire in a meddlesome way; “This guy is always
nosing around the office” [syn: nose, poke]
4: make an uninvited or presumptuous inquiry; “They pried the
information out of him” [syn: prise]
English → English (gcide)
Pry \Pry\, n. [Corrupted fr. prize a lever. See Prize, n.]
A lever; also, leverage. [Local, U. S. & Eng.]
Pry pole, the pole which forms the prop of a hoisting gin,
and stands facing the windlass.
Pry \Pry\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Pried; p. pr. & vb. n.
To raise or move, or attempt to raise or move, with a pry or
lever; to prize. [Local, U. S. & Eng.]
Pry \Pry\, v. i. [OE. prien. Cf. Peer to peep.]
To peep narrowly; to gaze; to inspect closely; to attempt to
discover something by a scrutinizing curiosity; -- often
implying reproach. “ To pry upon the stars.” --Chaucer.
Watch thou and wake when others be asleep,
To pry into the secrets of the state. --Shak.
Pry \Pry\, n.
Curious inspection; impertinent peeping.