pry
noun.
a heavy iron lever with one end forged into a wedge
verb.
to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open
The burglar jimmied the lock|Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail
Synonym: prize, prise, lever, jimmy
verb.
be nosey
Don't pry into my personal matters!
verb.
search or inquire in a meddlesome way
This guy is always nosing around the office
Synonym: horn in, intrude, nose, poke
verb.
make an uninvited or presumptuous inquiry
They pried the information out of him
Synonym: prise