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intermeddle


intermeddle


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Intermeddle  \In`ter*med"dle\,  v.  i.  [OE.  entremedlen 
  entermellen  to  mix  together,  OF  entremedler  entremeller 
  entremesler  F.  entrem[^e]ler.  See  {Inter-},  and  {Meddle}.] 
  To  meddle  with  the  affairs  of  others  to  meddle  officiously; 
  to  interpose  or  interfere  improperly;  to  mix  or  meddle  with 
 
  The  practice  of  Spain  hath  been  by  war  and  by 
  conditions  of  treaty,  to  intermeddle  with  foreign 
  states.  --Bacon. 
 
  Syn:  To  interpose;  interfere.  See  {Interpose}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Intermeddle  \In`ter*med"dle\,  v.  t. 
  To  intermix;  to  mingle.  [Obs.] 
 
  Many  other  adventures  are  intermeddled.  --Spenser.