Snoop vs Phish - What's the difference?

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As verbs the difference between snoop and phish

is that snoop is to be devious and cunning so as not to be seen while phish is to engage in phishing.

As nouns the difference between snoop and phish

is that snoop is the act of snooping while phish is an instance of a phishing attack.

snoop

English

Verb

(en verb)
  • To be devious and cunning so as not to be seen.
  • To secretly spy on or investigate, especially into the private personal life of others.
  • If I had not snooped on her, I wouldn't have found out that she lied about her degree.

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of snooping
  • One who snoops
  • Be careful what you say around Gene because he's the bosses' snoop .
  • A private detective
  • She hired a snoop to find out if her husband was having an affair.

    References

    * 1996, T.F. Hoad, The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Etymology , Oxford University Press, ISBN 0192830988

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    phish

    English

    Verb

  • To engage in phishing.
  • Noun

    (es)
  • An instance of a phishing attack.