TAKOBOTO

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お節介御節介
Readings
おせっかい
osekkai
Meanings
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 節介
Usually written using kana alone
meddling, meddlesomeness, nosiness, interference, officiousnesscurieux, fourrer son nez

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
meddler, buttinsky, busybodyEinmischung, Aufdringlichkeit

Kanji
ON: セツ, セチKUN: ふし, -ぶし, のっと
node, tune, knot, knob, knuckle, joint, honor, stanza, clause, verse, occasion, period, season, melody

ON: カイ
jammed in, shellfish, mediate, concern oneself with

ON: ギョ, ゴKUN: おん-, お-, み-
honorable, manipulate, govern

ON: セツ, セチKUN: ふし, -ぶし, のっと
node, tune, knot, knob, knuckle, joint, honor, stanza, clause, verse, occasion, period, season, melody

ON: カイ
jammed in, shellfish, mediate, concern oneself with

Example sentences
よけいなお節介だ。Parts: 余計 (よけい), お節介 (おせっかい)
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