- (intransitive) To thrust oneself in; to come or enter without invitation, permission, or welcome; to encroach; to trespass.
- to intrude on families at unseasonable hours; to intrude on the lands of another
- I. Watts
- Some thoughts rise and intrude upon us, while we shun them; others fly from us, when we would hold them.
- (transitive) To force in.
to enter without welcome; to encroach