Definitions for backseat driver
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word backseat driver
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
an automobile passenger who offers the driver unsolicited advice or criticism.
any meddlesome person who offers unsolicited advice.
Origin of backseat driver:
a meddler who insists on giving unwanted advice
A passenger in a car who insists on giving the driver directions.
By extension, anybody offering unsolicited or unwelcome advice.
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