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synonyms for meddlesomeness

  • intrusive
  • meddlesome
  • interrupting
  • prying
  • snooping
  • interference
  • nosiness
  • obtrusive
  • officious
  • obstruction
  • conflict
  • intrusion
  • intervention
  • background
  • prying
  • resistance
  • barring
  • arrest
  • opposition
  • hindrance
  • retardation
  • clashing
  • choking
  • interposition
  • blocking
  • backseat driving
  • barging in
  • checking
  • clogging
  • hampering
  • intermeddling
  • tackling
  • trespassing
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How to use meddlesomeness in a sentence

Pragmat′icalness, Prag′matism, activity: earnestness: meddlesomeness; Prag′matist.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 3 OF 4: N-R)VARIOUS
What a task was his to steer an even keel between meddlesomeness and inactivity!
THE EGYPTIAN CAMPAIGNS, 1882 TO 1885CHARLES ROYLE
A small country village in America or England has its meddlesomeness, but not its worldly, wicked sharpness.
VENETIAN LIFEWILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS
He avoided meddlesomeness, and stepped in only as the ally of nature.
SIR JAMES YOUNG SIMPSON AND CHLOROFORM (1811-1870)HENRY LAING GORDON
Smothering a curse at Little's meddlesomeness, he snatched up his glasses and focussed them on the schooner.
GOLD OUT OF CELEBESAYLWARD EDWARD DINGLE
Numerous protests against this alleged meddlesomeness of the Federation were made on the floor of the second convention.
THE I.W.W.PAUL FREDERICK BRISSENDEN
They frankly said the British people were just beginning the same old game of meddlesomeness.
THROUGH SOUTH AFRICAHENRY M. STANLEY
If you have told me the truth your meddlesomeness will have far-reaching consequences too dreadful to think about!
BLACKSHEEP! BLACKSHEEP!MEREDITH NICHOLSON
What you learned of old Eliphalet Congdon's meddlesomeness jibes exactly with what I know of his character.
BLACKSHEEP! BLACKSHEEP!MEREDITH NICHOLSON
As the result of your miserly ways, your meddlesomeness and your selfishness, you've just about ruined your life.
BLACKSHEEP! BLACKSHEEP!MEREDITH NICHOLSON
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WORDS RELATED TO MEDDLESOMENESS

  • concern
  • eagerness
  • inquiring mind
  • inquiringness
  • inquisitiveness
  • interest
  • interestingness
  • intrusiveness
  • investigation
  • meddlesomeness
  • meddling
  • mental acquisitiveness
  • nosiness
  • officiousness
  • prying
  • questioning
  • regard
  • searching
  • snoopiness
  • snooping
  • thirst for knowledge
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