Nosy Parker


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Nosy Parker

after a meddlesome Elizabethan Archbishop of Canterbury. [Br. Hist.: Espy, 169]
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John Burgess, whose character "Bing" sparred with the stiletto-wearing nosy parker for many years, said: "Gladys had a refinement, a delicacy and an elegance.
A regular feature includes the Nosy Parker Award, which is presented to those who have egregiously trampled on personal privacy, and a regular column from an anonymous character known as Paranoid Paul, who issues a report from the road.
It's a little known fact that every now and then at parties I like to stilt walk; it's also a skill that is perfectly suited to seeing over hedges and walls if I feel the need to calm the nosy parker in me.
The characters in Susan LaDue's fictionalized memoir, "The Veranda" come alive in a new series, starring a seaside shop owner with a serious case of nosy parker.
I hasten to add it is not an excuse for nosy parker do- gooders, to have a field day, but up to every decent human being to be watchful of defenceless children and stop the suffering this little girl went through before she died.
TELEVISION nosy parker Loyd Grossman has been looking Through The Keyhole of Britain's most famous homes.
pounds 25 I ALWAYS thought my neighbour was a nosy parker and now I've been proved right.
The eight varieties - from the Double Parker to the Nosy Parker - emerged in a poll of 3000 motorists by online car retailer jamjar.
Every time we refer to a hooligan, a nosy parker or even a lynch mob, we are using someone's name.
She should stick to what she knows and does best - she is fantastic as the nosy parker rifling through drawers and fridges.
First person on the scene was nosy parker Emily Bishop who saw Judy out cold on the concrete and asked: "Are you all right?
M's undercover nosy parker has been lurking around listening in on your intimate converstaions, the rogue