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intrusion
used in Arrowsmith

4 uses
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Definition
an involvement or interruption that is unwelcome
  • Leora intruded: "Look here, Papa.
    Chapter 14 (24% in)
  • The veterinarian of the county denounced him for intruding on their right to save or kill cattle; the physicians hinted, "That's the kind of monkey-business that ruins the dignity of the profession.
    Chapter 17 (49% in)
  • Wickett intruded, "No, you haven't.
    Chapter 27 (42% in)
  • Martin snarled, "I'm very sorry I intruded on you, Wickett," and slammed out of the cabin.
    Chapter 39 (97% in)

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