Share this entry
American English: /əˈfɪʃəs/
British English: /əˈfɪʃəs/

Translation of officious in Spanish:


  • Example sentences
    • The officious official declared authoritatively: ‘It's already been decided that whether or not you have a ticket, you are not welcome.’
    • What we really need there is officious immigration authorities who are willing to say ‘Nope, from now on you're Tina; trust me on this one.’
    • Hospitals could be pointlessly officious on such matters as visiting rights for parents.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.