interruptverbuk /ˌɪn.təˈrʌpt/ us /-t̬ə-/
interrupt verb (STOP SPEAKING)
- Please feel free to interrupt me if you don't understand anything.
- Please go on with what you're doing and don't let us interrupt you.
- The senator thoroughly squelched the journalist who tried to interrupt him during his speech.
- He's very impatient and always interrupts me mid-sentence.
- She rudely interrupted my speech.
interrupt verb (STOP HAPPENING)