Meddling

  • 1 Meddling — Med dling, a. Meddlesome. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 meddling — index interest (concern), intrusion, molestation, obtrusive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 meddling — (n.) action of blending, mid 14c., from prp. of MEDDLE (Cf. meddle) (v.). Meaning action of taking part, interference is late 14c. As a pp. adjective, from 1520s. Related: Meddlingly …

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  • 4 Meddling — Meddle Med dle , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Meddled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Meddling}.] [OE. medlen to mix, OF. medler, mesler, F. m[^e]ler, LL. misculare, a dim. fr. L. miscere to mix. [root]271. See {Mix}, and cf. {Medley}, {Mellay}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To …

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  • 5 meddling — I noun the act of altering something secretly or improperly (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑tampering • Derivationally related forms: ↑tamper (for: ↑tampering), ↑meddle …

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  • 6 meddling — 1. adjective That meddles. Syn: annoying 2. noun Action of the verb meddle …

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  • 7 meddling — Synonyms and related words: busy, busybody, butting in, forward, forwardness, impertinence, impertinent, inquisitive, inquisitiveness, intermeddling, intrusiveness, meddlesome, meddlesomeness, nosy, obtrusiveness, officious, officiousness,… …

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  • 8 meddling — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. interfering, interrupting, snooping; see interference 2 , rudeness . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) I noun The act or an instance of interfering or intruding: interference, intervention, intrusion, obtrusion. See PARTICIPATE. II …

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  • 9 meddling — medlɪŋ n. being nosy, involving oneself in other people s affairs; act of one who meddles med·dle || medl v. interfere with others affairs; show concern or become involved with affairs that are not one s business …

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  • 10 meddling — a. See meddlesome …

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  • 11 meddling — med·dling …

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  • 12 Meddling Monk — The Meddling Monk redirects here. For the episode of Doctor Who titled The Meddling Monk , see The Time Meddler. Doctor Who character The Meddling Monk Affiliated …

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  • 13 tampering — Meddling: interfering. Making Corrupting or perverting changes. Foolish or trifling experimentation. United States v Tomicich (DC Pa) 41 F Supp 33. The word does not necessarily imply the commission of a criminal act. Keefe v Donnell, 92 Me 151,… …

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  • 14 tampering with motor vehicle — Meddling with a motor vehicle, particularly with controls or equipment. State v Ridinger (Mo) 206 SW2d 626, 42 ALR2d 617. As to what constitutes offense of “tampering with motor vehicle or contents, see Anno: 42 ALR2d 624 …

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  • 15 meddle — med|dle [ˈmedl] v [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: mesler, medler, from [i]Latin miscere to mix ] 1.) to deliberately try to influence or change a situation that does not concern you, or that you do not understand = ↑interfere meddle in ▪… …

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