stickybeak

stickybeak

[stik-ee-beek]
noun Australian Slang.
a busybody; meddler.

Origin:
1925–30; sticky + beak

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stickybeak (ˈstɪkɪˌbiːk)
 
n
1.  an inquisitive person
 
vb
2.  (intr) to pry
 
[from sticky + beak1 (in the slang sense: a human nose)]

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