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intercept

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of intercept

  1. to stop, seize, or interrupt while in progress or on course <the cat was about to hightail it out the front door when I intercepted her> Synonyms block, interdict, pick off Related Words capture, catch, collar, corral, grab, seize, snare, snatch, trap





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