Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “interference”

See all translations

interference

noun [U]
 
 
/ˌɪntəˈfɪərəns/
SITUATION attempts to interfere in a situation: There have been claims of too much political interference in education.Preventing and impedingLimiting and restrictingGetting involved for one's own benefit or against others' willTaking part and getting involved
ELECTRONIC SIGNAL noise or other electronic signals that stop you from getting good pictures or sound on a television or radioCommunications technology - general words
(Definition of interference from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “interference” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

derivative

If something is derivative, it is not the result of new ideas, but has been developed from or copies something else.

Word of the Day

Euphemisms (Words used to Avoid Offending People)

by Kate Woodford,
March 04, 2015
​​​ We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and

Read More 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Read More