invade someone's space

Definition of invade someone's space

  1. :  to place oneself too close to someone I felt uncomfortable with her so close, invading my space.; also :  to be in the space where another person is or wants to be I went to study in the library so I wouldn't invade my roommate's space.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to enter for conquest or plunder

    :  to encroach upon :  infringe

    :  to spread over or into as if invading :  permeate

  1. :  some person :  somebody

  1. :  a period of time

    :  its duration

    :  a limited extent in one, two, or three dimensions :  distance, area, volume

  1. :  to leave one or more blank spaces (as in a line of typing)

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