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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To force oneself on others without being asked or wanted.

Usage examples (39)
  • How strange that nature does not knock, and yet does not intrude!
  • The colors don't intrude on the viewer
  • Sorry to intrude from the other side of the world.
  • Do not think, dear Mr.. Martin, that you or Mr. Martin can ever 'intrude' -- you know you use that word in your letter. for more
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