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Meaning of INTERJECT

Pronunciation:  `intur'jekt

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  to insert between other elements; "She interjected clever remarks."

INTERJECT is a 9 letter word that starts with I.


 Synonyms: come in, inject, interpose, put in, throw in
 See Also: break up, cut off, disrupt, interrupt



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \In`ter*ject"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Interjected}; p.
    pr. & vb. n. {Interjecting}.] [L. interjectus, p. p. of
    interjicere to interject; inter between + jac?re to throw.
    See {Jet} a shooting forth.]
    To throw in between; to insert; to interpose. --Sir H.
  2. \In`ter*ject"\, v. i.
    To throw one's self between or among; to come between; to
    interpose. --Sir G. Buck.
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