Definisi 'pry'

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noun
1 a heavy iron lever with one end forged into a wedge Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

2 A lever; also, leverage. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

3 Curious inspection; impertinent peeping. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
4 to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open Terjemahkan
Example:
The burglar jimmied the lock
Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail
source: wordnet30

5 be nosey Terjemahkan
Example:
Don't pry into my personal matters!
source: wordnet30

6 search or inquire in a meddlesome way Terjemahkan
Example:
This guy is always nosing around the office
source: wordnet30

7 make an uninvited or presumptuous inquiry Terjemahkan
Example:
They pried the information out of him
source: wordnet30

8 To raise or move, or attempt to raise or move, with a pry or lever; to prize. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

9 To peep narrowly; to gaze; to inspect closely; to attempt to discover something by a scrutinizing curiosity; -- often implying reproach. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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