What does the word interloper mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • An intruder.

Usage examples for interloper

  1. During the last two years, however, there had been enough of discussion about Mary Lawrie to convince Mrs Baggett that, in regard to this " interloper," as Mrs Baggett had once called her, Mr Whittlestaff intended to have his own way. – An Old Man's Love by Anthony Trollope
  2. Melrose surveyed him- the interloper! – The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  3. She had disgraced Lady Bligh, Sir James, Alfred, Granville, all of them; in a public place, she, the interloper in the family, had brought down disgrace upon them all. – A Bride from the Bush by E. W. (Ernest William) Hornung