from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. intruding unasked into the affairs of others.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of the nature of a busybody; meddlesome.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. intrusive in a meddling or offensive manner
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Officious, adj: intrusive in a meddling or offensive manner; "an interfering old woman"; "bustling about self-importantly making an officious nuisance of himself"; "busy about other people's business" [syn: interfering, meddlesome, meddling, busy, busybodied] posted by redbarren at 4: 40 PM
This is not to say that Madame X's "provocative sexual power" and "supernatural ability" are purely the invention of Five Spice Street's busybodied denizens.
As you might expect, she expressed the typical busybodied leftist view that the Church needs to adopt pro-abortion and pro-gay marriage views in order to stay relevant:
T sumptuously stock nasdaq on the busybodied liability the antigone sphacele, upstairs the voicer upscale conspicuously grandmother of the syracuse of the trolling.