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Definition of Pry

Pry Pry, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Pried; p. pr. & vb. n. Prying.] To raise or move, or attempt to raise or move, with a pry or lever; to prize. [Local, U. S. & Eng.]
Pry Pry, v. i. [OE. prien. Cf. Peer to peep.] To peep narrowly; to gaze; to inspect closely; to attempt to discover something by a scrutinizing curiosity; -- often implying reproach. `` To pry upon the stars.' --Chaucer. Watch thou and wake when others be asleep, To pry into the secrets of the state. --Shak.
Pry Pry, n. Curious inspection; impertinent peeping.
Pry Pry, n. [Corrupted fr. prize a lever. See Prize, n.] A lever; also, leverage. [Local, U. S. & Eng.] Pry pole, the pole which forms the prop of a hoisting gin, and stands facing the windlass.

Meaning of Pry from wikipedia

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- pry can refer to: pry (software) polly pry paul pry (play) see also : sean o'pry pry (disambiguation)-
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- lionel h. ('spike') pries (june 1, 1897 – april 7, 1968), was a leading architect , artist , and educator in the pacific northwest .
- paul pry may refer to: paul pry (play), 1825 english play. paul pry (1831-1836), newspaper published by anne royall adventures of paul pry,
- edmund (edmwnd) prys (c. 1544 – 1624) was a welsh poet, best known for welsh metrical translations of the psalms in his salmau can
- prys morgan frhists fsa flsw (born 1937) is a welsh historian. biography: prys morgan was born in britain at cardiff in 1937, the son of
- leonel campbell ross o'bryan (1857-1938), under the pen name polly pry, was a controversial reporter for the denver post and later as a
- gwilym prys prys-davies, baron prys-davies (born 8 december 1923) is a welsh politician and labour life peer in the house of lords .
- tomos prys (c.1564–1634) was a welsh soldier, sailor and poet. file:tomos prys. gif , tomos prys life: he was the eldest son of ellis price ,