officious intermeddler

noun
of·​fi·​cious in·​ter·​med·​dler | \ ə-ˈfi-shəs-ˌin-tər-ˈmed-ᵊl-ər \

Legal Definition of officious intermeddler

: one who unnecessarily meddles in the affairs of another and then seeks restitution or compensation for the beneficial results but who is barred from receiving it

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“Officious intermeddler.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/officious%20intermeddler. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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