Definition of interact
: to act upon one another
Examples of interact in a Sentence
They're quiet children who don't interact much.
Recent Examples of interact from the Web
Although the HHS report could have done more to investigate how this would interact with the effect of BCRA’s increased cost-sharing, fears that the Cruz amendment would necessarily induce a death spiral on the exchange are clearly overblown.
The virtual minyan allows participants to interact with others in a morning prayer service without the need of a traditional minyan of 10 people physically present at the temple.
This exchange–and the president’s comments—is just the latest evidence that Trump doesn’t quite know how to handle himself when interacting with a woman.
The two spent several days interacting, including going to a mosque to pray together.
And that maturity often is acquired when interacting offline and in real life.
The New Jersey State Assembly passed a bill last week requiring schools to teach children how to interact with police, NBC News reports.
The administration wants to cut redundancies and modernize the way Americans interact with their government, and tech companies see a $90 billion-a-year business.
Buprenorphine interacts with brain receptors affected by opioid drugs like heroin, helping diminish the effects of physical dependency to these drugs, such as withdrawal symptoms and cravings.
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First Known Use of interact
INTERACT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of interact for English Language Learners
: to talk or do things with other people
: to act together : to come together and have an effect on each other
INTERACT Defined for Kids
Definition of interact for Students
1 : to talk or do things with other people The neighbors don't interact.
2 : to act upon or together with something else The chemicals interacted to produce smoke.
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