entrometido
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entrometido(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (intrusive)
a. nosy
Mi vecina es una vieja entrometida que siempre me anda espiando.My neighbor is a nosy old woman who is always spying on me.
b. nosey
Tengo un compañero de cuarto entrometido que siempre me revisa el celular.I have a nosey roommate who always goes through my cellphone.
c. meddlesome
No tenemos mucha privacidad porque mi suegra es muy entrometida.We don't have much privacy because my mother-in-law is really meddlesome.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
2. (intrusive person)
a. busybody
Esa entrometida debería meterse en sus asuntos.That busybody should mind her own business.
b. meddler
No es un entrometido; solo le gusta mantenerse informado.He's not a meddler; he just likes to be informed.
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entrometido
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. interfering
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. meddler
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
entrometidoa entrometida
adjective
meddlesome; interfering
busybody; meddler
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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