Paul Pry

Paul Pry

noun
an inquisitive, meddlesome person.

Origin:
from name of title character of Paul Pry (1853) by John Poole (1786–1872), English dramatist

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Paul Pry
 
n
a nosy person
 
[C19: from a character in the play Paul Pry by John Poole (1825)]

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