verb (used with object), in·trud·ed, in·trud·ing.
verb (used without object), in·trud·ed, in·trud·ing.
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“Ordinarily, you see punch-counterpunch-punch,” as the attacked party tries to fend off the intruder, the former official said.
Pistorius maintains that he mistook Steenkamp for an intruder.
One day the site caught an intruder attempting to copy their conversations.
Pistorius claims he thought the person in the bathroom was an intruder and that his girlfriend was sleeping in their bed.‘Ray Donovan’ Vs. ‘Scandal’: Could TV Fixers Handle Real-Life Crises?|Kevin Fallon|June 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Nearby, Peggy (Elisabeth Moss) has accidentally stabbed her boyfriend, Abe (Charlie Hofheimer), thinking he was an intruder.‘Mad Men’: The Bizarre Megan Draper as Sharon Tate Conspiracy Theory|Jace Lacob|May 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Then at once they reached and hovered upon the imminent verge of sleep—but an intruder came, now, that would not "down."The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Before the intruder could strike she had seized her oar and was prepared to parry the blow.The Phantom Violin|Roy J. Snell
Arline's blue eyes rested on the intruder for the fraction of a second.Grace Harlowe's Third Year at Overton College|Jessie Graham Flower
It was concluded that by these acts the intruder was scared away.
A middle-aged gentleman sat at a table writing, but laid down his pen in order to see what the intruder wanted.Watch--Work--Wait|Sarah A. Myers