officiousness officiousness


  • (n) aggressiveness as evidenced by intruding; by advancing yourself or your ideas without invitation



  1. The American hero is traditionally a loner who risks his life cutting a glory path through officiousness and red tape.
  2. But despite Japanese officiousness, Admiral Yarnell knows his nation's rights.
  3. RFC's officiousness, ill will bad temper and manners have interested me.
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