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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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