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English definition of “obtrude”

obtrude

verb [I or T]     /əbˈtruːd/ formal
( especially of something unwanted ) to make something or to become too noticeable , especially by interrupting : I don't want to obtrude upon/on her privacy .Interrupting and preventing from speakingApparent and obviousVisible
(Definition of obtrude verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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