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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Slang One who is prone to butting in; a meddler.

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  • n. One who is prone to butt in, interrupt, or get involved where (s)he is not welcome.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a meddler who tends to butt in

Etymologies

butt1 + in1 + -sky, last syllable in many Slavic surnames.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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  • Is a person who leaves people to their own business to the detriment of others a buttoutsky?

    October 19, 2007