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Instead we’ll have to settle for applying that template forward to all future attempts to meddle.Carolyn Hax: They’re in their 40s now, but one sister still says she’s the other’s ‘co-parent’|Carolyn Hax|August 26, 2021|Washington Post
The California League of Conservation Voters, a group that began in the 1970s and meddles mostly in state politics, is accusing San Diego Sens.Sacramento Report: SB 9 Still Alive, But Its Impact Might Be Limited|Voice of San Diego|August 20, 2021|Voice of San Diego
The UK’s power to meddle in Google’s global business model stems from a chorus of complaints from Google’s competitors in the ad industry.There’s only one body standing in the way of Google’s plan to kill third-party cookies|Nicolás Rivero|June 12, 2021|Quartz
They feature incredibly stylish kids roaming in nature, free from the shackles of meddling parents, and happily cooking everything from bananas to fish over open flames.‘Wild Child’ Is a Perfect Cookbook for Family Campouts|Heather Greenwood Davis|May 30, 2021|Outside Online
As a result, the charter limited the mayor’s direct power over the police department and removed politicians from meddling in officer discipline.
Clearly poverty is not the only reason state reps are attempting to meddle with marriage laws.Oklahoma Politicians Will Save Your Broken Marriage|Lizzie Crocker|January 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the past, McCarthy refused to meddle in the film versions of his work.‘The Counselor’ & How Cormac McCarthy Beat the Hollywood Curse|Andrew Romano|October 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It would certainly have been wrong for Obama to meddle with the investigation for political reasons.Should Eric Holder Have Told Obama About the Petraeus Scandal Sooner?|James Warren|November 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Both would also be tempted to meddle with each other's minorities.
The Republican National Committee came around only to meddle with his plans, he said.
A royal decree (December 31, 1622) orders the Dominicans in the Philippines not to meddle in affairs of government.
His motto was, "Grab a dollar to-day—but don't meddle with it if it interferes with a thousand dollars in ten years."Scattergood Baines|Clarence Budington Kelland
The turtle explains (l. 514) that it is better to be silent than to meddle with things which one does not understand.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
Myles deposed, in 1592, that henceforth Burbage "would not suffer her to meddle in the premises, but thrust her out of all."Shakespearean Playhouses|Joseph Quincy Adams
Good Cousin Pontalier, meddle with thatThat shall concerne thyselfe.The Fatal Dowry|Philip Massinger