Complete Definition of "meddle"

English

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-meddle.ogg|Audio (US)

Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ÉdÉl|-ÉdÉl

Homophones
medal
metal, mettle (in accents with flapping)

Verb
en-verb|meddles|meddling|meddled

  1. To interfere into other people's affairs or business.
  2. To tamper, or handle something ignorantly.
  3. obsolete|early 1900s To have sex.

Translations
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trans-top|meddle
Chinese: å¹²æ¶ (gan she)

Derived terms
meddlesome

Category:English verbs

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