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officious
used in Howards End

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Definition
too eager to tell others what to do — often regarding unimportant matters
  • Margaret Schlegel has been officious and tiresome during this terrible week, and we have all suffered under her, but upon my soul she's honest.
    Chapter 11 (93% in)

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