Today's Word of the Day means...
A detective: Private snoop, hunh?
[ultimately fr Dutch snoepen, ''pry'']
Craske, 1988. An extension of SCOOPS with meta-objects that can redirect messages to other objects. "SNOOPS: An Object-Oriented language Enhancement Supporting Dynamic Program Reeconfiguration", N. Craske, SIGPLAN Notices 26(10): 53-62 (Oct 1991).