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horn in

vb
slang (often foll by: on) to interrupt or intrude: don't horn in on our conversation.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.horn in - search or inquire in a meddlesome wayhorn in - search or inquire in a meddlesome way; "This guy is always nosing around the office"
search, look - search or seek; "We looked all day and finally found the child in the forest"; "Look elsewhere for the perfect gift!"

horn in

verb
1. To force or come in as an improper or unwanted element:
2. To intervene officiously or indiscreetly in the affairs of others:
Translations

w>horn in

vi (inf) (= interfere)mitmischen (inf)(on bei); (= muscle in)sich hineindrängen (→ on in +acc); dozens of entrepreneurs started horning inzig Unternehmer versuchten, auch ein Stück vom Kuchen zu bekommen (inf)
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Besonders anregend gestaltet sich die Lekture, wenn Horn in einer Zusammenschau aufklarerischer, moderner und postmoderner Kritik spezifische Begriffe, wie den der Identitat, beleuchtet oder Elemente von Kleists Schreiben, etwa dessen Figurenpsychologie, vor dem Hintergrund zeitgenossischer Theorien zur Beschaffenheit der menschlichen Seele verstandlicher werden lasst.