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Detailed Translations for pry from English to Dutch


to pry verb (pries, pried, prying)

  1. to pry (browse; nose; ferret; smell)
    • snuffelen verb (snuffel, snuffelt, snuffelde, snuffelden, gesnuffeld)

Conjugations for pry:

  1. pry
  2. pry
  3. pries
  4. pry
  5. pry
  6. pry
simple past
  1. pried
  2. pried
  3. pried
  4. pried
  5. pried
  6. pried
present perfect
  1. have pried
  2. have pried
  3. has pried
  4. have pried
  5. have pried
  6. have pried
past continuous
  1. was prying
  2. were prying
  3. was prying
  4. were prying
  5. were prying
  6. were prying
  1. shall pry
  2. will pry
  3. will pry
  4. shall pry
  5. will pry
  6. will pry
continuous present
  1. am prying
  2. are prying
  3. is prying
  4. are prying
  5. are prying
  6. are prying
  1. be pried
  2. be pried
  3. be pried
  4. be pried
  5. be pried
  6. be pried
  1. pry!
  2. let's pry!
  3. pried
  4. prying
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

pry [the ~] noun

  1. the pry (ferreter)
    de snuffelaar

Translation Matrix for pry:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
snuffelaar ferreter; pry sniffer
- crowbar; pry bar; wrecking bar
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
snuffelen browse; ferret; nose; pry; smell burrow; grabble; investigate; research; rummage; search for; sniff around
- horn in; intrude; jimmy; lever; nose; poke; prise; prize

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Synonyms for "pry":

Related Definitions for "pry":

  1. a heavy iron lever with one end forged into a wedge1
  2. be nosey1
    • Don't pry into my personal matters!1
  3. to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open1
    • Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail1
  4. make an uninvited or presumptuous inquiry1
    • They pried the information out of him1
  5. search or inquire in a meddlesome way1

Wiktionary Translations for pry:

  1. to look where one is not welcome; to be nosey
  2. use leverage to open or widen
  1. lever
  2. leverage

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