Thesaurus / obtrusion
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All throughout He has been speaking with authority, but has, as usual, avoided the obtrusion of His personal prerogative.

I have no right to mar the great end of a great history, by any obtrusion of my own weak self.

Dombey and SonCharles Dickens

For it was this obtrusion of a personality that vaguely troubled him.

CressyBret Harte

Mr. Herrington objected to the obtrusion of such trifling matter upon the House, which had business to do.

The young man was plainly astonished, disconcerted as well by the obtrusion of a sordid detail into the tragedy of the time.

Within the LawMarvin Dana

Obtrusion of the mop and duster on the tranquil meditation of a husband and brother.

Woman in the Nineteenth CenturyMargaret Fuller Ossoli

The obtrusion of the French language during the reign of Napoleon had no effect.

There is no obtrusion of the police or the military, as in Paris or Vienna.

From Egypt to JapanHenry M. Field

Nothing is so odious as the obtrusion of technic in any work of art.

But the merits of a class are not best seen by the obtrusion of its more eminent members, but by the average.

Hugh MillerWilliam Keith Leask

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