Meaning of “butt in” in the English Dictionary

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"butt in" in British English

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butt in

informal
phrasal verb with butt uk /bʌt/ us /bʌt/ verb [ I or T ]

C2 to interrupt a conversation or discussion or someone who is talking:

He kept on butting in with silly comments.

(Definition of “butt in” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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butt in

infml
phrasal verb with butt us /bʌt/ verb [ I/T ]

to interrupt:

Sorry to butt in on you like this, but there’s an important call.

(Definition of “butt in” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)