Translation of "intervene" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ I ] uk /ˌɪntəˈviːn/ us

to become involved in a situation in order to try to stop a fight, argument, problem, etc

araya girmek, müdahale etmek, karışmak
Government officials refused to intervene in the recent disputes.
[ + to do sth ] The forces intervened to stop the attack.

to interrupt someone who is talking

sözünü kesmek, lafa karışmak
"Mr Lawrence," the judge intervened, "please be silent."

If something intervenes, it stops something or prevents it from happening.

durdurmak, kesmek, engellemek, araya girmek
She was going to marry Barratt but tragedy intervened.

(Translation of “intervene” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)