Definitions for officiousəˈfɪʃ əs
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interfering, meddlesome, meddling, officious, busy, busybodied(adj)
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"
obliging, attentive, eager to please
Offensively intrusive or interfering
Origin: 16th Century, from officiosus, from officium.
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