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  • n. Plural form of buttinsky.

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Examples

  • February 5, 2009 @ 4: 03 pm oh, the buttinskys were there long before reproductive choices were widely available, i’m sure. that might be why they are so enduring.

    In which I make myself unpopular. « A Bird’s Nest

  • Raymond had taken his place by her side, and he maintained it there masterfully though two or three other boys tried to include themselves in the class president's group -- "buttinskys," Raymond termed them.

    Missy

  • New England missionaries in Hawaii are 'nerds' and 'buttinskys.'

    History With Wisecracks

  • Anyhow, Ratto suggested that "a bunch of league officials and other low-level buttinskys" will pressure NL manager Charlie Manuel to select Strasburg, and that "even if Manuel thinks this is a bad idea, he'll be overruled by some marketing yutz who has a master plan for moving" Natstown "shmata."

    Strasburg to the All-Star game?

  • The Italian government has told the U.N. and its presumptuous buttinskys to go to hell, and to hell they should go.

    OPEN THREAD

  • Its like a Who's who of liberal baby boomer buttinskys.

    One man's "justice nerve" is another man's "collectivist nerve."

  • I think they tend to view parents as buttinskys, as part of the past generation, as a problem.

    Two Steps Ahead of the Thought Police

  • But generally, jagoffs tend to be loud, know-it-all, self-aggrandizing buttinskys.

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  • The former is one of those buttinskys with an apparent urge to save Jack's soul, although Clooney's furrowed brow is the only outward indication that Jack's is in any jeopardy.

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  • Sure they're both big-time buttinskys, but this month top honors go to the top cop who busted

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