HyperDic: intrusive

English > 3 senses of the word intrusive:
ADJECTIVEallintrusivetending to intrude (especially upon privacy)
allintrusiveof rock material
allintrusivethrusting inward
intrusive > pronunciation
Soundsihntruw'sihv
Rhymesabortive ... vituperative: 304 rhymes with ihv...
English > intrusive: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningtending to intrude (especially upon privacy).
Example"she felt her presence there was intrusive"
Attribute ofintrusiveness, meddlesomeness, officiousnessAggressiveness as evidenced by intruding
Narrowerencroaching, invasive, trespassinggradually intrusive without right or permission
interfering, meddlesome, meddling, officious, busy, busybodiedintrusive in a meddling or offensive manner
Oppositeunintrusive, not intrusivenot interfering or meddling
Spanishintruso
Nounsintrusivenessaggressiveness as evidenced by intruding
Verbsintrudethrust oneself in as if by force
intrudeenter uninvited
English > intrusive: 3 senses > adjective 2
MeaningOf rock material; forced while molten into cracks between layers of other rock.
CategorygeologyA science that deals with the history of the earth as recorded in rocks / rocks
Narrowerirruptive, plutonicOf igneous rock that has solidified beneath the earth's surface
OppositeextrusiveOf rock material
Spanishintrusivo
English > intrusive: 3 senses > adjective 3
Meaningthrusting inward.
Example"an intrusive arm of the sea"
NarrowerintrudingProjecting inward
See alsoconcavecurving inward
Oppositeprotrusivethrusting outward
Spanishintruso, que se entromete

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