Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

interact

play
verb in·ter·act \ˌin-tər-ˈakt\

Simple Definition of interact

  • : to talk or do things with other people

  • : to act together : to come together and have an effect on each other

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of interact

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to act upon one another

Examples of interact in a sentence

  1. They're quiet children who don't interact much.



1839

First Known Use of interact

1839


INTERACT Defined for Kids

interact

play
verb in·ter·act \ˌin-tər-ˈakt\

Definition of interact for Students

interacted

interacting

  1. 1 :  to talk or do things with other people <The neighbors don't interact.>

  2. 2 :  to act upon or together with something else <The chemicals interacted to produce smoke.>




Learn More about interact


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up interact? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

the lowest point

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

fox-in-summer-forest

Which of these is a synonym of inchoate?

experimental formless massive frightening
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ