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snoop around (something)

to look around in a place, trying to find out something secret or about someone else's affairs. Why are you snooping around my house? I am not snooping around.
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snoop into something

to pry into something or someone else's affairs. I wish you would stop snooping into my business! Whose affairs are they snooping into now?
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1. in. to prowl around looking for something. What are you snooping around here for?
2. n. someone who prowls around looking for something. Fred is just a snoop. He went through my desk!
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The Snooper Sapphire PLUS with golf and speed camera packages costs pounds 279.
But all that is about to change thanks to leading satellite navigation brand, Snooper.
A study by satellite navigation brand Snooper showed that UK drivers are four times more likely to partake in road rage than their European counterparts and have a 36 per cent higher chance of being involved in a minor accident as a direct result.
As a smoker of many years who is trying hard to give up, I have a rooted objection to some council snooper having the authority to photograph and report me with the possibility of a fine.
Not so long ago we saw the TOAD Inforad hit the market at less than pounds 80, and now Snooper have announced their S2 GPS at pounds 129.
We've teamed up with accessories super-store, Demon Tweeks, to offer one lucky Revved Up reader the fabulous Snooper S6-R, worth pounds 499.
announces several improvements to its state-of-the-art duplicate PNR detection and management application called Super Dupe Snooper (SDS).
As with most portable nav systems you attach the Snooper to your windscreen using a quick release sucker device and plug it in to your cigarette lighter.
AI'D go for the pounds 400 Snooper Evolution, which detects Gatsos, Specs and Truvelos, alerts you to accident black-spots and can also pick up cops with handheld lasers.
While some can and do cut down on the amount of inferential information a database snooper can gather, there is absolutely nothing that can assure privacy.
99 top-of-the-range Snooper S5R car camera detector, picking up one up for a bargain pounds 239.
Snooper squads are going out looking for anything from leaving trails of rubbish to acts of 'corruption.
Big Brother Dave will become the western world's biggest snooper by sticking his nose into your private telephone calls, texts, emails and internet searches.
CAUGHT ON CAMERA: A council snooper hiding in a car spotted this binman loading a carpet into his wagon