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Meaning of “put/stick your oar in” in the English Dictionary

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put/stick your oar in

informal disapproving to say or do something that ​annoys other ​people because they have not ​asked you to ​jointheirconversation or ​activity: No one ​asked him to ​help - he's always ​sticking his oar in.
(Definition of put/stick your oar in from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “put/stick your oar in”
in Chinese (Simplified) 插嘴, 多管闲事…
in Chinese (Traditional) 插嘴, 多管閒事…
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