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Wiktionary

  1. meddlingadjective

    Synonyms:
    annoying

  2. meddlingadjective

    That meddles.

    Synonyms:
    annoying

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. meddling

    An inquisitive person is one who is bent on finding out all that can be found out by inquiry, especially of little and personal matters, and hence is generally meddlesome and prying. Inquisitive may be used in a good sense, tho in such connection inquiring is to be preferred; as, an inquiring mind. As applied to a state of mind, curious denotes a keen and rather pleasurable desire to know fully something to which one's attention has been called, but without the active tendency that inquisitive implies; a well-bred person may be curious to know, but will not be inquisitive in trying to ascertain, what is of interest in the affairs of another.

    Synonyms:
    curious, inquiring, inquisitive, intrusive, meddlesome, peeping, prying, scrutinizing, searching

    Antonyms:
    apathetic, careless, heedless, inattentive, indifferent, unconcerned, uninterested

    Preposition:
    Inquisitive about, concerning, in regard to, regarding trifles.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. meddling, tamperingadjective

    the act of altering something secretly or improperly

    Synonyms:
    meddling, tampering

    Antonyms:
    unintrusive, not intrusive

  2. interfering, meddlesome, meddling, officious, busy, busybodiedadjective

    intrusive in a meddling or offensive manner

    "an interfering old woman"; "bustling about self-importantly making an officious nuisance of himself"; "busy about other people's business"

    Synonyms:
    interfering, busybodied, meddling, meddlesome, fussy, engaged, officious, busy, in use(p)

    Antonyms:
    not intrusive, unintrusive

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. meddlingadjective

    Synonyms:
    interfering, intermeddling, pragmatical, officious

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. meddlingnoun

    Synonyms:
    interference, intrusion, intermeddling

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "meddling":

    interference, entangling, interfering, intrusion, intervention

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How to use MEDDLING in a sentence?

  1. John Cornyn:

    I think the President tends to conflate collusion and meddling, and fairly there is overwhelming evidence in meddling and no evidence in collusion, i think The ICA by and large was well done. I do think they dropped the ball with respect to crediting the Steele dossier -- I think it gave rise to a lot of rumors and gave rise to a lot of unverified information, which should not have been part of it.

  2. Henry Miller:

    Living apart and at peace with myself, I came to realize more vividly the meaning of the doctrine of acceptance. To refrain from giving advice, to refrain from meddling in the affairs of others, to refrain, even though the motives be the highest, from tampering with another's way of life - so simple, yet so difficult for an active spirit. Hands off

  3. Donald Trump:

    I accept Vladimir Putin intelligence community's conclusion that Russia's meddling in the 2016 election took place.

  4. Ben Talebu:

    A highly deniable attack, such as the one on the hull of the tankers, would be entirely consistent with the past four decades of Iranian security strategy, which emphasizes increasing the challenges of attribution, overcoming conventional military weaknesses, and decreasing the prospects of escalation against the Iranian homeland for regime meddling.

  5. President Trump:

    I know you'll ask, will we be talking about meddling ? And I will absolutely bring that up, i don't think you'll have any,' Gee, I did it. I did it. You got me.' There won't be a Perry Mason here, I don't think.

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