interact

verb in·ter·act \ ˌin-tər-ˈakt \
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of interact

intransitive verb
:to act upon one another

Examples of interact in a Sentence

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

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First Known Use of interact

1839


INTERACT Defined for English Language Learners

interact

verb

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

interact

verb in·ter·act \ ˌin-tər-ˈakt \

Definition of interact for Students

interacted; interacting
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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