Part of speech:
Exceeding the limits of propriety or good manners; improperly forward or bold:
(Geol.) Designating or of igneous rock formed from magma that hardened while still within the earth, moon, etc.
Meddling or inclined to meddle; interfering
Barbarous or ignorant
Marked by or arising from a feeling or assumption of one's superiority toward others:
Producing or capable of producing the desired effect; having the intended result; effective
(Gram.) Designating or of a verb occurring only in the third person singular: in English, either with no explicit subject (Ex.: methinks all is lost) or with it as the indefinite subject (Ex.: it snowed all night)
(Informal) Annoyingly aggressive and persistent
Not acting officially:
Reserved; disinclined to familiar approach.
Having or showing a moderate estimation of one's own abilities, accomplishments, or value:
(Obsolete) Acting in common; participating.
intrusive in a meddling or offensive manner
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