Clearly poverty is not the only reason state reps are attempting to meddle with marriage laws.
The Republican National Committee came around only to meddle with his plans, he said.
Both would also be tempted to meddle with each other's minorities.
Even the European Parliament has expressed concern that this delay is an attempt to meddle with results.
In the past, McCarthy refused to meddle in the film versions of his work.
With the fear of the white man before their eyes they do not seek to meddle with the Europeans in their factories and bungalows.
But all these were harmless reptiles, and of late years I have not been disposed to meddle with them.
I thought this made it still more dangerous, yet the strain was so heavy that I half feared to meddle.
"I don't propose to meddle with the matter in any way," I replied promptly.
In 1653 permission was given to Digby to return, on condition he would not meddle with Royalist plots.
early 14c., "to mingle, blend, mix," from Old North French medler (Old French mesler, 12c., Modern French mêler) "to mix, mingle, to meddle," from Vulgar Latin *misculare (source of Provençal mesclar, Spanish mezclar, Italian mescolare, meschiare), from Latin miscere "to mix" (see mix (v.)). From late 14c. as "busy oneself, be concerned with, engage in;" also disparagingly "interfere, be officious, make a nuisance of oneself" (the notion is of meddling too much). From mid-14c. to 1700, it also was a euphemism for "have sexual intercourse." Related: Meddled; meddling.