meddle
[ med-l ]
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Part of Speech verb
Origin + Etymology
Middle English; Latin from Old French medler, variant of mesler, based on Latin miscere ‘to mix’.
Synonyms
  • hinder
  • impeded
  • impose
  • infringe
  • intrude
  • tamper
Antonyms
  • aid
  • assist
  • facilitate
  • forward
  • help
  • leave alone
  • retreat
Definition
to involve oneself in a matter without right or invitation; interfere officiously and unwantedly
Example
The teenage girl attributed her frustration to her mom meddling in her life.
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