- a person who interferes in the affairs of others; meddler.
Origin of buttinsky
Related Words for buttinskiadviser, instructor, expert, doctor, consultant, confidant, aide, director, tutor, mentor, lawyer, counselor, coach, attorney, referee, monitor, helper, counsel, authority, teacher
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Historical Examples of buttinski
Julius Caesar was the first Mr. Buttinski; and they fought like hell.T. Tembarom
Frances Hodgson Burnett
a jocular name for one who cuts into a line, etc., 1902, American English, from verbal phrase butt in (see butt (v.)) + surname ending based on Eastern European names.