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See definition of pryer on Dictionary.com
  • as insnoop
  • as inprier
  • as insnooper

synonyms for pryer

  • busybody
  • detective
  • eavesdropper
  • ferret
  • gumshoe
  • meddler
  • pragmatist
  • pry
  • quidnunc
  • rubberneck
  • scout
  • sleuth
  • snooper
  • butt-in
  • peeping Tom
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How to use pryer in a sentence

If I see a listener or a pryer in at the chinks or lockhole, I am presently on the bones of him.
KENILWORTHSIR WALTER SCOTT
Ernest broached this to Pryer, who treated it as something too outrageous to be even thought of.
THE WAY OF ALL FLESHSAMUEL BUTLER
I may say here that neither I nor Ernest ever heard of Pryer again, nor have any idea what became of him.
THE WAY OF ALL FLESHSAMUEL BUTLER
So I wrote to say that Pryer had absconded, and that he could have £100 from his father when he came out of prison.
THE WAY OF ALL FLESHSAMUEL BUTLER
But he must certainly explain to Pryer that the Wesleyans had a system of Church discipline.
THE WAY OF ALL FLESHSAMUEL BUTLER
To this purpose Pryer and I have resolved to devote ourselves henceforth heart and soul.
THE WAY OF ALL FLESHSAMUEL BUTLER
Why did he see in a moment that it was a bad one now, though he had been unable to see it when he had taken it from Pryer?
THE WAY OF ALL FLESHSAMUEL BUTLER
Pryer, in fact, approved of him sufficiently to treat him civilly, and Ernest was immediately won by anyone who did this.
THE WAY OF ALL FLESHSAMUEL BUTLER
He had hardly parted from Pryer before there occurred another incident which strengthened his discontent.
THE WAY OF ALL FLESHSAMUEL BUTLER
Our foolish young friend having heard Pryer talk to this effect, caught up all he said and reproduced it more suo.
THE WAY OF ALL FLESHSAMUEL BUTLER
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WORDS RELATED TO PRYER

  • busybody
  • butt-in
  • detective
  • eavesdropper
  • ferret
  • gumshoe
  • meddler
  • peeping Tom
  • pragmatist
  • pry
  • pryer
  • quidnunc
  • rubberneck
  • scout
  • sleuth
  • snooper
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.