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Definition of Interrupt


  1. To break into, or between; to stop, or hinder by breaking in upon the course or progress of; to interfere with the current or motion of; to cause a temporary cessation of; as, to interrupt the remarks speaking.
  2. To divide; to separate; to break the monotony of; as, the evenness of the road was not interrupted by a single hill.
  3. Broken; interrupted.

Interrupt Quotations

Family is a unique gift that needs to be appreciated and treasured, even when they're driving you crazy. As much as they make you mad, interrupt you, annoy you, curse at you, try to control you, these are the people who know you the best and who love you.
Jenna Morasca

I haven't spoken to my wife in years. I didn't want to interrupt her.
Rodney Dangerfield

Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.
Napoleon Bonaparte

People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.
George Bernard Shaw

Never interrupt someone doing what you said couldn't be done.
Amelia Earhart
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Interrupt Translations

interrupt in Dutch is onderbreken, interrumperen, schorsen
interrupt in French is interromps, interrompons, interrompent
interrupt in Latin is rumpo
interrupt in Norwegian is avbryte
interrupt in Spanish is interrumpir
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