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intersperse

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of intersperse

  1. 1 to scatter or set here and there among other things <for variety, intersperse some photos among the other decorations on the wall> Synonyms interlace, thread, interweave, lace, salt, weave, wreatheRelated Words insert, intermingle, mingle, mix; alternate, juxtapose; amalgamate, assimilate, blend, combine, commingle, embody, fuse, incorporate, integrate, merge

  2. 2 to put among or between others <intersperses some fascinating factoids about wine between his profiles of the nation's leading wineries> Synonyms edge in, fit (in or into), inject, insinuate, intercalate, interject, interpolate, interpose, insert, introduce, sandwich (in or between), work inRelated Words cut in, inlay, inset, install; interfile, interline, lard, weave; cram, shove, thrust, wedge; add, append, attachNear Antonyms eject, eliminate, exclude, expel, extract, withdraw; deduct, detach, subtract; reject





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