stick (one's) nose in(to) (something)

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stick (one's) nose in(to) (something)

To involve oneself in an intrusive or nosy manner into something that is not one's business or responsibility. I wish my neighbors would quit sticking their noses in and just leave us alone! Liam, don't stick your nose into your brother's affairs—he can manage well enough on his own.
See also: nose, stick
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Ever start a conversation with a colleague only for someone to stick their nose in and offer their own opinion on the matter, when their participation is not required?