buttinsky


butt·in·sky

noun \bət-ˈin-skē\
plural butt·in·skies

Definition of BUTTINSKY

:  a person given to butting in :  a troublesome meddler

Variants of BUTTINSKY

butt·in·sky also butt·in·ski \bət-ˈin-skē\

Examples of BUTTINSKY

  1. <there's always some buttinsky who has to tell you there's a better way to do whatever you're doing>

Origin of BUTTINSKY

butt in + -sky, -ski (last element in Slavic surnames)
First Known Use: 1902

Rhymes with BUTTINSKY

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