minden lében kanál

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally: "a spoon in every juice": minden (every) + (juice, liquid) + -ben (in) + kanál (spoon)

Phrase[edit]

minden lében kanál

  1. (idiomatic) nosey parker, busybody, meddler (see also poke one's nose into)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Implies a person who offers an opinion about anything and everything; who can't stay out of anything.
  • The 1971 action/adventure series,The Persuaders! was translated to Hungarian as Minden lében két kanál