French translation of 'officiously'
(= bossily) d’une manière autoritaire
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Example Sentences Including 'officiously'
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He had had a painful argument with the drinks waiter, who had officiously pointed out that Veuve Clicquot did not need ice.THE PRESIDENT'S CHILD (2003)
Thick set the pie down with a clack on the worktable, officiously pushing my dishes to one side to give himself room to work.THE GOLDEN FOOL: BOOK TWO OF THE TAWNY MAN (2003)
He still shook his head officiously so I told Sam `Speak, "and he filled the cab with terror.FOOLS GOLD (2003)
Trends of 'officiously'
Used Rarely. officiously is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translation of officiously from the Collins English to French Dictionary