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  Definition of interpose
  1. to insert between other elements; "She interjected clever remarks"
  2. introduce; "God interposed death"
  3. be or come between; "An interposing thicket blocked their way"
  4. get involved, so as to alter or hinder an action, or through force or threat of force; "Why did the U.S. not intervene earlier in WW II?"
Similar Words: interject, come in, put in, throw in, inject, intervene, step in, interfere

 

Hyponyms: poke into, intrude into, meddle with, horn in, meddle, tamper, interlope

 

Derivational Morphology: interposition, interjection, interpolation, interpellation, ejaculation, intervention, interference, intervenor, intercession

 

 
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