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English definition of “obtrude”

obtrude

verb [I or T] uk   /əbˈtruːd/ formal us  
(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
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