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intermeddle

[ in-ter-med-l ]
/ 藢瑟n t蓹r藞m蓻d l /
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verb (used without object), in路ter路med路dled, in路ter路med路dling.
to take part in a matter, especially officiously; meddle.
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Origin of intermeddle

1350鈥1400; inter- + meddle; replacing Middle English entremedlen<Anglo-French entremedler,Old French entremesler

OTHER WORDS FROM intermeddle

in路ter路med路dler, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for intermeddle

intermeddle
/ (藢瑟nt蓹藞m蓻dl) /

verb
(intr) rare another word for meddle

Word Origin for intermeddle

C14 entremedle, from Anglo-Norman entremedler, from Old French; see inter- + meddle
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