WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
in•ter•lope  (in′tər lōp, intər lōp′),USA pronunciation v.i.,  -loped, -lop•ing. 
  1. to intrude into some region or field of trade without a proper license.
  2. to thrust oneself into the affairs of others.
inter•lop′er, n. 
  • probably back formation from interloper, equivalent. to inter- + -loper (see landloper) 1595–1605
    • 1.See corresponding entry in Unabridged trespass, poach, encroach.
    • 2.See corresponding entry in Unabridged meddle.

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