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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Busybody  \Bus"y*bod`y\  (-b[o^]d`[y^]),  n.;  pl  {Busybodies} 
  (-b[o^]d`[i^]z). 
  One  who  officiously  concerns  himself  with  the  affairs  of 
  others  a  meddling  person. 
 
  And  not  only  idle,  but  tattlers  also  and  busybodies, 
  speaking  things  which  they  ought  not  --1  Tim.  v. 
  13. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  busybody 
  n  :  a  person  who  meddles  in  the  affairs  of  others  [syn:  {nosy-parker}, 
  {nosey-parker}] 




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