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Word: meddlesome

Definition: interfering; V. meddle: interfere


Sentences Containing 'meddlesome'

Once that is a success, Albert will feel free to marry Rosie, despite his widowed, meddlesome mother Mae's (Maureen Stapleton) long history of ensuring nothing will come between her and her beloved son.
So she took and dusted us both with the hickry, and we was as much as two hours catching another fifteen or sixteen, drat that meddlesome cub, and they warn't the likeliest, nuther, because the first haul was the pick of the flock.
``Then hold your meddlesome tongue,''said Solomon,``and come out, if you want to speak to me.

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