Hindi translation of pry
pryPowered by COBUILD /praɪ प्राइ/
Word forms: pries, prying, pried
Definitions and Translations
1. intransitive verb
If you say that someone is prying, you disapprove of them because they are trying to find out about someone else's private affairs.
⇒ We do not like people prying into our private life.
2. transitive verb
If you pry something open or pry it away from a surface, you force it open or away from a surface.
⇒ She pried open the cat's jaws to give it its medicine. ⇒ I pried the top off a can of chilli.
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Example Sentences Including 'pry'
Mr Golightly's employees could have told Johnny that to pry undiscovered was a lost cause.MR GOLIGHTLY'S HOLIDAY (2003)
Stone, now thoroughly cheesed off, started to pull at the dog's leg, trying to pry him off the settee.Cormorant
They'd probe and pry , they'd stick in tubes and jab in needles...Grace
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'pry' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يَبْحَثُ عَنَ الَأسْرار
- Brazilian Portuguese: intrometer-se
- Chinese: 窥探
- Croatian: zabadati nos
- Czech: slídit
- Danish: snage
- Dutch: gluren
- European Spanish: curiosear
- Finnish: udella
- French: s’immiscer
- German: neugierig sein
- Greek: ψαχουλεύω
- Italian: spiare
- Japanese: 詮索する
- Korean: 캐다
- Norwegian: snoke
- Polish: wtrącić się wtrącać się
- Portuguese: intrometer-se
- Romanian: a iscodi
- Russian: выведывать
- Spanish: curiosear
- Swedish: snoka
- Thai: สอดรู้สอดเห็น
- Turkish: gözetlemek
- Ukrainian: втручатися втрутитися
- Vietnamese: thọc mạch
Translation of pry from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary