butt in

verb
butted in; butting in; butts in

Definition of butt in

intransitive verb

: to meddle in the affairs of others : interfere

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Examples of butt in in a Sentence

stop butting in on my personal life

First Known Use of butt in

1899, in the meaning defined above

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23 Apr 2019

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The first known use of butt in was in 1899

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