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synonyms for intrusive

  • invasive
  • nosy
  • forward
  • interfering
  • meddlesome
  • meddling
  • presumptuous
  • protruding
  • prying
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How to use intrusive in a sentence

In most democratic countries this doesn’t tend to come with consequences much more intrusive than targeted ads.
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The nose swab, if not painful, is certainly intrusive, as a Fortune reporter found out.
HONG KONG’S CITYWIDE COVID-19 TESTING HAS BECOME A BAROMETER OF PUBLIC TRUSTEAMONBARRETTSEPTEMBER 9, 2020FORTUNE
Overseen by law firm Venable, the cross-industry group identified over a dozen intrusive ad formats that the industry should seek to avoid.
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Bahrain, Kuwait, and Norway all launched intrusive covid-19 tracing apps that “actively carry out live or near-live tracking of users’ locations by frequently uploading GPS coordinates to a central server,” Amnesty International reported in June.
COVID-19 AND THE GEOPOLITICS OF AMERICAN DECLINEKATIE MCLEANAUGUST 19, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Meanwhile, media giants like Google invent their own ways of managing intrusive ads.
THE ONGOING RACE BETWEEN AD BLOCKERS AND AD TECH: WHO’S WINNING?IVAN GUZENKOJUNE 15, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
And at every turn intrusive social legislation must seek to prevent such injustice.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
A course gneiss is the predominant rock, but is associated with garnetiferous mica-schists and much intrusive granite.
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Do not think me intrusive or importunate if I now call, dear sir, on you, to remember it!'
ART IN ENGLANDDUTTON COOK
Mr. Dempsey stood for a few seconds, and perhaps some secret suspicion crept over him that this visit might be thought intrusive.
THE KNIGHT OF GWYNNE, VOL. II (OF II)CHARLES JAMES LEVER
In Chittagong, then, we must look about us for the aborigines; so intrusive have become the Hindú elements.
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WORDS RELATED TO INTRUSIVE

  • advancing
  • antipathetic
  • assailing
  • attacking
  • barbaric
  • bellicose
  • combative
  • contentious
  • destructive
  • disruptive
  • disturbing
  • encroaching
  • hawkish
  • intruding
  • intrusive
  • invading
  • martial
  • militant
  • offensive
  • pugnacious
  • quarrelsome
  • rapacious
  • threatening
  • warlike
  • analytical
  • disquisitive
  • examining
  • impertinent
  • inquiring
  • inquisitive
  • inspecting
  • interested
  • interfering
  • intrusive
  • investigative
  • meddlesome
  • meddling
  • nosy
  • peeping
  • peering
  • prurient
  • prying
  • puzzled
  • questioning
  • scrutinizing
  • searching
  • snoopy
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