Simple Definition of interloper
: a person who is not wanted or welcome by the other people in a situation or place
Full Definition of interloper
: one that interlopes: as a : an illegal or unlicensed trader b : one that intrudes in a place or sphere of activity
Examples of interloper
I had hoped to help my neighbors, but they regarded me as an interloper.
<summer residents were regarded as interlopers who had no deep commitment to the town's welfare>
First Known Use of interloper
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Definition of interloper
: a person present in a situation or place where he or she is not wanted
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