officious definition

  • adjective:
    • Marked by exorbitant eagerness in offering undesired services or advice to other people: an officious host; officious attention.
    • Informal; unofficial.
    • Archaic Eager to render solutions or help other people.
    • obliging, attentive, desperate to please
    • Offensively intrusive or interfering
    • with respect to, or becoming in accordance with, duty.
    • Disposed to provide; sort; obliging.
    • Importunately interposing services; intermeddling in matters where you have no issue; meddlesome.
    • intrusive in a meddling or offensive way
  • others:
    • Doing or willing to do type workplaces; attentive; courteous and obliging; therefore, friendly, in an over-all sense.
    • Having a bearing on or connection with formal responsibilities, yet not officially official.
    • ahead in tendering solutions; zealous in interposing uninvited into the affairs of other individuals; meddling; obtrusive.
    • Synonyms Impertinent, Officious (see impertinent); Active, Busy. etc. (see active); meddlesome, obtrusive, interfering, intermeddling, pragmatical.

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