HyperDic: meddle

English > 1 sense of the word meddle:
VERBsocialmeddle, tamperintrude in other people's affairs or business
meddle > pronunciation
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > meddle: 1 sense > verb 1, social
Meaningintrude in other people's affairs or business; interfere unwantedly.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Example"Don't meddle in my affairs!"
Broaderintervene, step in, interfere, interposeGet involved, so as to alter or hinder an action, or through force or threat / threat of force
Spanishentrometerse, injerirse, inmiscuirse
Nounsmeddleran officious annoying person who interferes with others
meddlingthe act of altering something secretly or improperly

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