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: to meddle impertinently and officiously and usually so as to interfere
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butt in, interfere, interlope, intrude, meddle, mess, muck (about or around), nose, obtrude, poke, pry, snoop
15th century, in the meaning defined above
Middle English entermedlen, from Anglo-French entremeller, entremedler, from entre- inter- + medler to mix — more at meddle
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