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Adjective: intruding  in'troo-ding
  1. Projecting inward
    "The intruding agents in these tales themselves often resemble the heroes of the longer fiction"
Verb: intrude  in'trood
  1. Enter uninvited
    "They intruded on our dinner party";
    - irrupt
     
  2. Enter unlawfully on someone's property
    "Don't intrude on my land!";
    - trespass
     
  3. Search or inquire in a meddlesome way
    "This guy is always intruding around the office";
    - horn in, pry, nose, poke
     
  4. Thrust oneself in as if by force
    "The colours don't intrude on the viewer";
    - obtrude

See also: intrude on, intrusive

Type of: breach, break, bring down, come in, enter, get in, get into, go against, go in, go into, impose, inflict, infract, look, move into, obtrude, offend, search, transgress, violate, visit

Encyclopedia: Intrude