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in·tru·sive

 (ĭn-tro͞o′sĭv, -zĭv)
adj.
1. Intruding or tending to intrude.
2. Geology Of or relating to igneous rock that is forced while molten into cracks or between other layers of rock.
3. Linguistics Epenthetic.

in·tru′sive·ly adv.
in·tru′sive·ness n.

intrusive

(ɪnˈtruːsɪv)
adj
1. characterized by intrusion or tending to intrude
2. (Geological Science) (of igneous rocks) formed by intrusion. Compare extrusive2
3. (Phonetics & Phonology) phonetics relating to or denoting a speech sound that is introduced into a word or piece of connected speech for a phonetic rather than a historical or grammatical reason, such as the (r) often pronounced between idea and of in the idea of it
inˈtrusively adv
inˈtrusiveness n

in•tru•sive

(ɪnˈtru sɪv)

adj.
1. tending or apt to intrude; annoying.
2. characterized by or involving intrusion.
3. intruding; thrusting in.
4.
a. (of a rock) having been forced between preexisting rocks or rock layers while in a molten or plastic condition.
b. of or pertaining to plutonic rocks.
5. of or designating a speech sound inserted in connected speech where it is not present in the spelling, as an r-sound inserted by some speakers before -ing in the word drawing; excrescent.
[1375–1425]
in•tru′sive•ly, adv.
in•tru′sive•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.intrusive - tending to intrude (especially upon privacy); "she felt her presence there was intrusive"
not intrusive, unintrusive - not interfering or meddling
2.intrusive - of rock material; forced while molten into cracks between layers of other rock
geology - a science that deals with the history of the earth as recorded in rocks
extrusive - of rock material; forced out while molten through cracks in the earth's surface
3.intrusive - thrusting inward; "an intrusive arm of the sea"
concave - curving inward
protrusive - thrusting outward

intrusive

adjective
1. interfering, disturbing, invasive, unwanted, presumptuous, uncalled-for, importunate The cameras were not an intrusive presence.
2. pushy (informal), forward, interfering, unwanted, impertinent, nosy (informal), officious, meddlesome Her bodyguards were less than gentle with intrusive journalists.
3. personal, forward, prying, impertinent, offensive, unwanted, nosy (informal) She faced intrusive questions about her sexual past.

intrusive

adjective
2. Given to intruding in other people's affairs:
Translations
intrusifintrusifsintrusiveintrusives

intrusive

[ɪnˈtruːsɪv] ADJ [reporter] → entrometido, indiscreto; [question] → indiscreto; [noise, presence] → molesto

intrusive

[ɪnˈtruːsɪv] adj [person] → importun(e), gênant(e); [thing] → gênant(e)

intrusive

adj personaufdringlich; presencestörend; government, legislationeinmischend; (Phon) → intrusiv

intrusive

[ɪnˈtruːsɪv] adjimportuno/a
References in classic literature ?
It was a folly, with the materiality of this daily life pressing so intrusively upon me, to attempt to fling myself back into another age, or to insist on creating the semblance of a world out of airy matter, when, at every moment, the impalpable beauty of my soap-bubble was broken by the rude contact of some actual circumstance.
I did not understand that she was hiding her feelings under irony, that this is usually the last refuge of modest and chaste-souled people when the privacy of their soul is coarsely and intrusively invaded, and that their pride makes them refuse to surrender till the last moment and shrink from giving expression to their feelings before you.
There were the faces of friends, and foes, and of many that had been almost strangers peering intrusively from the crowd; there were the faces of young and blooming girls that were now old women; there were faces that the grave had changed and closed upon, but which the mind, superior to its power, still dressed in their old freshness and beauty, calling back the lustre of the eyes, the brightness of the smile, the beaming of the soul through its mask of clay, and whispering of beauty beyond the tomb, changed but to be heightened, and taken from earth only to be set up as a light, to shed a soft and gentle glow upon the path to Heaven.
They are then "actively and intrusively managed" by public protection teams and Multi-Agency Public Protection arrangements to control their behaviour.
We should have encouraged the FSA to have been looking more intrusively at what was going on inside the banks," he said.
But without a buffer zone to protect the historic centre, the commercial area of La Matuna was developed adjacently on a new intrusively large scale.
With the carefully hung communion dresses in Communiante (Communicant, 1987), or the priestly vestments strewn on a wooden pew in God is Love (1992), Blondel evokes the body only to replace it with crystal surrogates, objects that are at once intrusively phallic and fragile.
We have seen and studied the media reports of our embassy in Washington being amongst the list of diplomatic missions which were intrusively monitored by the US agencies," MEA official spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin said.
THE eccentric landlord arrested yesterday on suspicion of Jo Yeates' murder used to peer intrusively into his flats, two ex-tenants said yesterday.