A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (interference)
a. la intromisión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We see these measures as government meddling in the private lives of citizens.Consideramos estas medidas como una intromisión del gobierno en la vida privada del ciudadano.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (interfering)
a. entrometido
Meddling parents can often do more harm than good where their children are concerned.Los padres entrometidos a menudo pueden hacer más daño que bien en lo que respecta a sus hijos.
b. metiche
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
If it weren't for your meddling sister, this would never have happened.Si no fuera por tu hermana metiche, esto no hubiera pasado.
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meddling [ˈmedlɪŋ]
intromisión (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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