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intrude into something

to get involved in something that is someone else's business. I don't want to intrude into your affairs, but I see that you're short of money. Please don't intrude into this matter.
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intrude oneself into something

to work oneself into some matter that is someone else's business. I hate to intrude myself into your conversation, but don't I know you? Please do not intrude yourself into this matter.
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intrude (up)on someone or something

to encroach on someone or something or matters that concern only someone or something. (Upon is formal and less commonly used than on.) I didn't mean to intrude upon you. Please don't intrude on our meeting. Please wait outside.
See also: intrude, on
References in classic literature ?
Such is the household (so far as the guide's story goes) on whose privacy we have intruded ourselves
Then a Stag intruded into his domain and shared his pasture.
The couples who don't know what to do, the couples who wish it was over; the couples who must never be intruded upon without careful preliminary knocking at the door; the couples who
And let me ask your pardon if I have thoughtlessly intruded on you.
And do you know, into my fond lover's fancy continually intruded the thought that God in most ways must look like her.
Though neither the young man's behaviour, nor indeed his manner of opening this business, were such as could give her any just cause of suspecting he intended to make love to her; yet whether Nature whispered something into her ear, or from what cause it arose I will not determine; certain it is, some idea of that kind must have intruded itself; for her colour forsook her cheeks, her limbs trembled, and her tongue would have faltered, had Tom stopped for an answer; but he soon relieved her from her perplexity, by proceeding to inform her of his request; which was to solicit her interest on behalf of the gamekeeper, whose own ruin, and that of a large family, must be, he said, the consequence of Mr Western's pursuing his action against him.
Othenwise, being a particularly Angular man, I should not have intruded here.
Outside her window the birds were singing, and a shaft of sunlight intruded itself beneath the blind.
You can take your own time for going, ma'am; but perhaps in the meanwhile, it will be more agreeable to a lady of your powers of mind, to eat her meals by herself, and not to be intruded upon.
10-12 militants intruded into territory of Kyrgyzstan, Issyk-Kul region governor Emilbek Kaptagaev told AKIpress on January 23.
Chinese troops have reportedly intruded into the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh, despite talks of maintaining status quo along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) till a final settlement on the disputed region is made.
New Delhi, July 21 ( ANI ): Around 50 Chinese soldiers riding on horses and ponies, intruded into the Indian territory of Chumar in Ladakh on July 16 staking their claim over the area.
In early June, the forces of Iran's marine patrol seized two Saudi fishing boats that had intruded into Iranian territorial waters near the Southwestern province of Khuzestan.
Summary: Headlines Today secured images of Chinese boats that intruded into the
Malaysian security forces are engaged in a standoff in the eastern coast of Sabah state on Borneo island with armed men who intruded into Malaysia from the Philippines, Malaysian media reported Thursday.