Definition of meddle
- I never meddle in other people's private affairs
- —G. B. Shaw
please stop meddling in your sister's marriage, even though you mean well
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: to become involved in the activities and concerns of other people when your involvement is not wanted
: to change or handle something in a way that is unwanted or harmful
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