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Meaning of "obtrude" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD OBTRUDE

From Latin obtrūdere, from ob- against + trūdere to push forward.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF OBTRUDE

obtrude  [əbˈtruːd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OBTRUDE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Obtrude is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb obtrude in English.

WHAT DOES OBTRUDE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of obtrude in the English dictionary

The definition of obtrude in the dictionary is to push on others in an unwelcome way. Other definition of obtrude is to push out or forward.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO OBTRUDE

PRESENT

Present
I obtrude
you obtrude
he/she/it obtrudes
we obtrude
you obtrude
they obtrude
Present continuous
I am obtruding
you are obtruding
he/she/it is obtruding
we are obtruding
you are obtruding
they are obtruding
Present perfect
I have obtruded
you have obtruded
he/she/it has obtruded
we have obtruded
you have obtruded
they have obtruded
Present perfect continuous
I have been obtruding
you have been obtruding
he/she/it has been obtruding
we have been obtruding
you have been obtruding
they have been obtruding
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I obtruded
you obtruded
he/she/it obtruded
we obtruded
you obtruded
they obtruded
Past continuous
I was obtruding
you were obtruding
he/she/it was obtruding
we were obtruding
you were obtruding
they were obtruding
Past perfect
I had obtruded
you had obtruded
he/she/it had obtruded
we had obtruded
you had obtruded
they had obtruded
Past perfect continuous
I had been obtruding
you had been obtruding
he/she/it had been obtruding
we had been obtruding
you had been obtruding
they had been obtruding
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will obtrude
you will obtrude
he/she/it will obtrude
we will obtrude
you will obtrude
they will obtrude
Future continuous
I will be obtruding
you will be obtruding
he/she/it will be obtruding
we will be obtruding
you will be obtruding
they will be obtruding
Future perfect
I will have obtruded
you will have obtruded
he/she/it will have obtruded
we will have obtruded
you will have obtruded
they will have obtruded
Future perfect continuous
I will have been obtruding
you will have been obtruding
he/she/it will have been obtruding
we will have been obtruding
you will have been obtruding
they will have been obtruding
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would obtrude
you would obtrude
he/she/it would obtrude
we would obtrude
you would obtrude
they would obtrude
Conditional continuous
I would be obtruding
you would be obtruding
he/she/it would be obtruding
we would be obtruding
you would be obtruding
they would be obtruding
Conditional perfect
I would have obtrude
you would have obtrude
he/she/it would have obtrude
we would have obtrude
you would have obtrude
they would have obtrude
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been obtruding
you would have been obtruding
he/she/it would have been obtruding
we would have been obtruding
you would have been obtruding
they would have been obtruding
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you obtrude
we let´s obtrude
you obtrude
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to obtrude
Past participle
obtruded
Present Participle
obtruding
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OBTRUDE


brood
bruːd
crude
kruːd
detrude
dɪˈtruːd
extrude
ɪkˈstruːd
foulbrood
ˈfaʊlˌbruːd
Froude
fruːd
Holyrood
ˈhɒlɪˌruːd
home-brewed
ˈhəʊmˌbruːd
intrude
ɪnˈtruːd
Nimrud
nɪmˈruːd
overrude
ˌəʊvəˈruːd
protrude
prəˈtruːd
prude
pruːd
rood
ruːd
rude
ruːd
screwed
skruːd
shrewd
ʃruːd
subtrude
sʌbˈtruːd
unaccrued
ˌʌnəˈkruːd
uncrewed
ʌnˈkruːd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OBTRUDE

obtaining by deception
obtainment
obtect
obtected
obtemper
obtemperate
obtend
obtention
obtest
obtestation
obtruder
obtruncate
obtrusion
obtrusive
obtrusively
obtrusiveness
obtund
obtundent
obtundity
obturate

WORDS THAT END LIKE OBTRUDE

altitude
amplitude
attitude
Claude
conclude
dude
exclude
gratitude
heavy crude
include
Jude
latitude
longitude
magnitude
multitude
nude
order of magnitude
prelude
solitude
unrude

Synonyms and antonyms of obtrude in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «obtrude» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OBTRUDE

Find out the translation of obtrude to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of obtrude from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «obtrude» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

管闲事
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

obtrude
570 millions of speakers

English

obtrude
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

obtrude
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

obtrude
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

навязывать
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

obtrude
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

গ্রহণ করতে বাধ্য করা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

imposer sa présence
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Obtrude
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

aufdrängen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

出過ぎる
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

obtrude
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Obtrude
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ép
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அழைப்பின்றிப் புகு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बेशुद्ध करणे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

zorla sokulmak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

obtrude
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

narzucać
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

нав´язувати
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

a-și impune
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

επιβάλλω με το ζόρι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

lastig wees
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

obtrude
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

obtrude
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of obtrude

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OBTRUDE»

The term «obtrude» is normally little used and occupies the 117.227 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OBTRUDE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about obtrude

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OBTRUDE»

Discover the use of obtrude in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to obtrude and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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English synonymes: Explained in alphabetical order
As these terms respect things, we say that subjects are introduced in the course of conversation; men's particular views upon certain subjects are presented to the notice of others through the medium of publication. T0 INTRUDE , OBTRUDE.
George Crabb, J. H. Hedley, 1839
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A Dictionary of the English and Portuguese Languages: In Two ...
To Obtrude, v. a. empurrar, of- ferecer, dar, ou fazer alguma rousa a quem a näo quer, e contra a vontade délie. — To obtrude upon one's patience, fazer experiencia da paciencia de alguem, apurar-lbe a paciencia. To obtrude oneself, ím.
Antonio Vieyra, 1860
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A Dictionary of the Portuguese and English Languages, in Two ...
Ve To darken. Obtcnebration, s. cseuridade, trevas. Obtens on, e. a acçaô de contraporse, be. Ve To obtend. To obtest. Ve To intreat. Obtestation, s. rogo, a acçaô de rogar ou suppliear. Obtrcctation, t. murmuraçaS, detracçafi. To obtrude, v. a. ...
Antonio Vieyra, J.-P. Aillaud, 1813
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Vocabulary Dictionary and Workbook: 2,856 Words You Must Know
When you obtrude, you force yourself (or your ideas) on others (sometimes simply by pushing yourself into view, and sometimes by insistently interfering). The adjective is obtrusive, meaning either “tending to obtrude” or “undesirably ...
Mark Phillips, 2006
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The New And Complete Dictionary Of The English Language: In ...
Obtru'ded (p. front obtrude) Forcedupon, urged with unreasonable ìmportuuity ; • witboix w upon; as. w Ob- 44 truded on God and bis cburcb.n ©btru'der (s. ... Obtru'sive (adj. from obtrude) Inclined to force one's self or any thing elfe on others.
John Ash, 1775
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Synonyms Discriminated: A Complete Catalogue of Synonymous ...
Unwelcome things or persons Intrude themselves ; self -asserting things or persons Obtrude themselves. We desire to rid ourselves of that which intrudes by reason of its inherent uncongeniality to us; of that which obtrudes by reason of the ...
‎1871
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Power Verbs for Managers and Executives: Hundreds of Verbs ...
OBTRUDE. (1) to force oneself on others; thrust forth; push Word Used in Sentence(s) (1) “As a theory of mass communication, agenda setting asserts that while media may not tell us exactly what to think, they frequently tell us what to think ...
‎2013
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Vocabulary Building for a Masters Degree
OBTRUDE. • Because fanny was reluctant to obtrude heropinions about child raising uponher daughterinlaw, shekept aclose watch onher tongue. • Obtrude ( vb) • Obtruded • Obtruding • : to become,unduly, prominent orinterfering: intrude.
Idoniboye B. Bagshaw, 2014
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English Synonymes explained, in alphabetical order; with ...
They were but intruders u on the possession during the minority of the heir; t ey knew those lands were the rightful inheritance of that young lady.' Davrns. TO INTRUDE, OBTRUDE. To intrude is to thrust one's self into a place; to obtrude is to ...
George Crabb, 1826
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Essentials of English: A Textbook for Schools
Intrude, Obtrude. — To go where one is not desired, or has not been invited to go, or has no right to go, is to intrude. To thrust one's self impertinently upon a company, or upon the attention of another, is to obtrude one's self. One who obtrudes ...
George W. Rine, 1908

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OBTRUDE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term obtrude is used in the context of the following news items.
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Published on Jul 18, 2015, 7:49 pm AST
Something about it must obtrude from the familiar. The victim must be a stand-out personality, as in Dana Seetahal; or the victims must be ... «Trinidad & Tobago Express, Jul 15»
2
A priceless peek into the county cricket story
Statistics and records are supplied throughout Summer's Crown but they never obtrude. Choosing which to leave out and how to present those ... «ESPNcricinfo.com, Jul 15»
3
Crossword solutions: Friday, July 10
Across: 1 Purr, 5 Pull (Purple), 7 Obtrude, 8 Apoplexy, 10 Suds, 12 Fowl, 14 Domestic, 16 Reassess, 17 Size, 18 Stye, 19 Air cover, 22 Amnesia ... «The Dominion Post, Jul 15»
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WWI ARGUS ARCHIVE: Russians retreat from Galicia
... cut in two, it is now possible to doubt, but, even with this newly-regained faith in the Grand Duke, fears as to the future persistently obtrude. «South Wales Argus, Jun 15»
5
Perseid meteor shower can be observed in the summer: physicist
Fortunately, the slender waning crescent moon rising at or near dawn will not obtrude on this year's shower. Every year, you can look for the ... «Focus News, Jun 15»
6
On July 1 Venus and Mercury can be seen together in the sky in …
Fortunately, the slender waning crescent moon rising at or near dawn will not obtrude on this year's shower. Every year, you can look for the ... «Focus News, Jun 15»
7
Movie review: Behind The Beautiful Forevers
... on a revolving stage with impressively flexible sets and the ensemble cast hums in perfect harmony so that even star turns do not obtrude. «New Zealand Herald, Jun 15»
8
Happy to be a phony
In Krantik's case there is nothing, political or religious, to obtrude on the good life, the casual hedonism of those who take recreational drugs ... «Hindu Business Line, May 15»
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Parting Glances: Sing Out! Gay Poetry Month
"The soul selects her own society, then shuts the door. On that divine majority obtrude no more." Encore for Emily! Bravo! "Rowing in Eden/ Ah, ... «pride source.com, May 15»
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Brahms: Clarinet Sonatas; 6 Klavierstücke, review: 'a certain …
The Spanish clarinettist Lorenzo Coppola has an ample, flexible, bright tone that can at times have a tendency to obtrude and assert itself. «Telegraph.co.uk, Apr 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Obtrude [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/obtrude>. Aug 2019 ».
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