Obtruder
Obtruder \Ob*trud"er\, n. One who obtrudes. --Boyle. [1913 Webster]

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  • obtruder — noun see obtrude …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • obtruder — See obtrude. * * * …   Universalium

  • obtruder — É™b truːdÉ™(r) n. someone or something that obtrudes; interrupter; intruder; that which protrudes …   English contemporary dictionary

  • obtruder — ob·trud·er …   English syllables

  • obtruder — də(r) noun ( s) : one that obtrudes …   Useful english dictionary

  • obtrude — obtruder, n. /euhb troohd /, v., obtruded, obtruding. v.t. 1. to thrust (something) forward or upon a person, esp. without warrant or invitation: to obtrude one s opinions upon others. 2. to thrust forth; push out. v.i. 3. to thrust forward, esp …   Universalium

  • obtrude — verb (obtruded; obtruding) Etymology: Latin obtrudere to thrust at, from ob in the way + trudere to thrust more at ob , threat Date: circa 1609 transitive verb 1. to thrust out ; extrude 2. to force or impose (as oneself or one s ideas) without… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • obtrude — verb 1》 become obtrusive. 2》 impose or force (something) on someone. Derivatives obtruder noun obtrusion noun Origin C16: from L. obtrudere, from ob towards + trudere to push …   English new terms dictionary

  • meddler — n interferer, interloper, busybody, Yiddish. cochleffel, Inf. buttinsky, Inf. kibitzer, intruder, obtruder;v4MS/ra//cr/i. stickybeak, quidnunc, Inf. nosey Parker, gossip, snooper, peeper …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • stranger — n 1. nonacquaintance; unknown person, John or Jane Doe. 2. newcomer, new arrival, immigrant, emigrant, Johnny come lately, Inf. new kid in town; alien, foreigner, outlander, outlier, tramontane, barbarian; guest, visitor, incomer, Inf. out of… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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