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Princeton's WordNet

  1. interrupted(adj)

    discontinued temporarily

    "we resumed the interrupted discussion"

    off-and-on(a), fitful

    unbroken, continued

  2. fitful, interrupted, off-and-on(a)(adj)

    intermittently stopping and starting

    "fitful (or interrupted) sleep"; "off-and-on static"

    continued, unbroken

Editors Contribution

  1. butted in

    he butted in while i was speaking meaning that he interrupted the person while he was speaking

    Submitted by anonymous on April 19, 2020  

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  1. Tania Luna:

    If you are constantly being interrupted, that could harm your career pretty quickly, you won't be seen as an impactful contributor.

  2. Interior Department spokeswoman Molly Block:

    Appointments that were expected get canceled, unexpected appointments arise and plans get interrupted by events. The department seeks to ensure that the public has access to the secretary's activities by posting online the various tools used to plan his day by different staff members.

  3. Patrick Gannon:

    The North Carolina Democratic Party calls for swift and clear consequences for the offending officers. voting continues and was not interrupted.

  4. Congressman Davis:

    I know what it feels like to have a loved one whose life was wiped out unnecessarily for no apparent reason, i have attended the funeral of so many children in my communities whose wonderful lives were interrupted by gun violence. I feel the devastation.

  5. Javier Palomarez:

    It's kind of interesting, the dichotomy between the private Donald Trump and the public Donald Trump. He listened a lot more than he spoke, he never once interrupted me.

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    A synonym for "drooping"
    • A. upright
    • B. erect
    • C. sagging
    • D. tense

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