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Definition:

  1. [noun] a heavy iron lever with one end forged into a wedge
    Synonyms: crowbar, wrecking bar, bar

  2. [verb] 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"
    Synonyms: prise, prize, lever, jimmy

  3. [verb] be nosey; "Don't pry into my personal matters!"

  4. [verb] search or inquire in a meddlesome way; "This guy is always nosing around the office"
    Synonyms: nose, poke

  5. [verb] make an uninvited or presumptuous inquiry; "They pried the information out of him"
    Synonyms: prise

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