meddlesome


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given to intruding in other people's affairs

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intrusive in a meddling or offensive manner

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Iran has become the least popular and most meddlesome among Iraq's neighbours.
For the sake of my marriage, I may need to give up my drinking buddies or my meddlesome parent.
This is in no way lesbian love however; it's the love of a lonely meddlesome woman for beauty life and a surrogate child.
According to Khamenei, Iran will take the meddlesome approach of the West into consideration.
In statements made to Al-Intibaha newspaper this month, Dechand had sought to depict SPLM as undemocratic, negligent, dictatorial, meddlesome in Darfur and unsupportive of the national government as the Sudanese president faces war crimes charges from the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague.
On the other side are those who feel a proud thrill when Uncle goes marching off to war but think he's a useless, meddlesome creature when he's around the house.
Meanwhile, the others must contend with the knowledge that only one of them is supposed to win the competition, and they're fed up with constant interference from meddlesome gods.
Tyrone's debts are mounting and unless he can raise a small fortune, he will have to close the establishment and finally be free of the meddlesome, racist sheriff (Stacy Keach).
Irate shareholders, meddlesome hedge fund managers, know-it-all private equity guys and even the man in the street often act as if being a chief executive officer is a day at the beach, a stroll in the park, a picnic.
The Church of England Synod is meeting this week, and with some members calling for the Archbishop's resignation, they could be forgiven for asking: "Can no one rid us of this meddlesome priest?
Lynton and Pascal have set the tone at Sony: Their stamp is evident throughout the various entertainment divisions, and yet there appears to be no indication of the meddlesome, micromanaging boss hovering over anyone's shoulders.
This was a conscious effort to stick it to what is, in their view, the meddlesome mayor.
While most parents are positive, supportive and appreciative, the challenging ones are meddlesome, obnoxious, demanding, and unreasonable and make an athletic administrator's life unbearable.
We can handle our neighbors fine, without your meddlesome rabble-rousing.
It's a cozy, profitable arrangement which the Tans have been keen to protect from meddlesome mainland US officials and legislators.