Interlopers


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INTERLOPERS. Persons who interrupt the trade of a company of merchants, by pursuing the same business with them in the same place, without lawful authority.

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In this particular instance the mean interloper held the road for some six weeks on end, establishing his particular administrative methods over the best part of the North Atlantic.
Then the clerk emerged from the recess devoted to the Raffles Relics, and the alarming interloper conducted his party to the window opposite the door.
Rosamond was more severely criticised and less pitied, though she too, as one of the good old Vincy family who had always been known in Middlemarch, was regarded as a victim to marriage with an interloper.
How could the pretty young mother know that this grizzled interloper was the child of whom she was in search?
But you were the King until she came," said the Woggle-Bug, strutting up and down with his hands in his pockets; "so it appears to me that she is the interloper instead of you.
Whether with intent to give battle to the interloper or merely impelled by curiosity, Ska rose suddenly upward to meet the plane.
This is a country of superstitions and fancies, you know; but sometimes when I have been alone in the picture gallery with all that long line of dark faces looking down upon me from the walls, I have felt like an interloper.
Let him not peep or steal, or skulk up and down with the air of a charity-boy, a bastard, or an interloper in the world which exists for him.
Go on, halt-foot," cried his frightful voice, "go on, lazy-bones, interloper, sallow-face
Interlopers on this isolated island continent like the settlers who brought them here 200 years ago, stray cats have multiplied through Australia's deserts, forests, and urban alleys, driving indigenous species to extinction as they go.
But in the last couple of years, the Valley has seen the arrival of two gargantuan interlopers, Einstein/Noah Bagels (300 stores nationwide, six in the Valley), which is majority-owned by Boston Chicken; and Burlington, Vt.
With a touch of humor, she walks readers over estate planning, dealing with interlopers such as new wives, what's to be done with one's body, and make a tragic time as bearable as possible.