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encroaching

see definition of encroaching
  • verbinvade another's property, business
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Synonyms for encroaching

verb invade another's property, business
  • horn in
  • impinge
  • infringe
  • intrude
  • trespass
  • usurp
  • appropriate
  • arrogate
  • crash
  • entrench
  • interfere
  • interpose
  • intervene
  • meddle
  • overstep
  • trench
  • barge in
  • butt in
  • elbow in
  • make inroads
  • muscle in
  • put two cents in
  • squeeze in
  • stick nose into
  • work in
  • worm in

Antonyms for encroaching

  • give
  • ignore
  • keep off
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More words related to encroaching

aggressive

adjective. belligerent, hostile
  • advancing
  • antipathetic
  • assailing
  • attacking
  • barbaric
  • bellicose
  • combative
  • contentious
  • destructive
  • disruptive
  • disturbing
  • encroaching
  • hawkish
  • intruding
  • intrusive
  • invading
  • martial
  • militant
  • offensive
  • pugnacious
  • quarrelsome
  • rapacious
  • threatening
  • warlike
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.