[ in-ter-lohp, in-ter-lohp ]
See synonyms for: interlopeinterloping on

verb (used without object),in·ter·loped, in·ter·lop·ing.
  1. to intrude into some region or field of trade without a proper license.

  2. to thrust oneself into the affairs of others.

Origin of interlope

1595–1605; probably back formation from interloper, equivalent to inter- + -loper (see landloper)

Other words for interlope

Other words from interlope

  • in·ter·lop·er, noun

Words Nearby interlope Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023