polypragmatic

adjective
poly·​pragmatic
variants: or less commonly polypragmatical \ ¦pälē , -​lə̇+ \

Definition of polypragmatic

: concerned with things not one's own affair : meddlesome

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History and Etymology for polypragmatic

Late Greek polypragmatos (from Greek polypragmatein to be busy with many things, to be meddlesome, from poly- + pragmat-, pragma deed, affair) + English -ic or -ical

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“Polypragmatic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/polypragmatic. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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