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or butt·in·ski

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noun, plural butt·in·skies. Slang.
  1. a person who interferes in the affairs of others; meddler.
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Origin of buttinsky

1900–05, Amer.; butt in intrude + -sky, extracted from Slavic surnames
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Related Words for buttinsky

kibitzer, gossip, busybody, buttinski

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Historical Examples of buttinsky

  • Buttinsky the bounder was interviewed and the early coach took the objectionable one away forever.

    Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 13

    Elbert Hubbard