Nosy Parker

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Nosy Parker

after a meddlesome Elizabethan Archbishop of Canterbury. [Br. Hist.: Espy, 169]
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After seven years, they are now set to become the two old nosy parkers on UK TV's new channel, Watch.
GEORGE Clooney suffered from a few nosy parkers while he was in hospital.
BRITAIN is a nation of nosy parkers, according to a survey.
There are far too many nosy parkers around, never mind Big Brother.
There will be a cast of thousands to honour special guests, Charles and Camilla, and the street will be thronging with media, police and the usual nosy parkers.
The Monsoon building in Paddington, which looks like a ship, is open for the first time and nosy parkers will love a look inside Greenwich Yacht Club.
Nosy parkers at London's Grosvenor House on Tuesday tell me she left it behind after a bash on Tuesday.
Well, it is nosy parkers Maxine and her daft mum Doreen paying a neighbourly visit.
The common type of scanner on the market in the North costs about pounds 150 and can be used by crooks and nosy parkers to listen to older style analogue mobiles.
And nosy parkers will simply relish the chance to see how the other half live.