Definition of interaction
: mutual or reciprocal action or influence
interactionalplay \ˌin-tər-ˈak-shnəl, -shə-nəl\ adjective
Examples of interaction in a Sentence
she guessed from the friendly interaction that they were close to the other parents in the organization
Recent Examples of interaction from the Web
The contradiction is deepening confusion over Kushner's interactions with the Russians as the president's son-in-law emerges as a key figure in the FBI's investigation into potential coordination between Moscow and the Trump team.
Anne Arundel County’s drug court program is a specialized docket for non-violent offenders whose interactions with the criminal justice system center on drug or alcohol addiction.
The person spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss Flynn's private interactions with the committee.
There was certainly any number of routine and friendly interactions between Trump and world leaders.
The interactions between Mr. Trump’s advisers and Mr. Kislyak have been a constant source of trouble for the new administration.
Kushner's interactions with Russians - including Kislyak and an executive for a Russian bank under U.S. sanctions - were not acknowledged by the White House until they were exposed in media reports.
The initial calmness and focus and interest in new social interactions stayed with him for at least a month, then gradually went away.
This combination of magnetic power and gyroscopic engineering creates limitless possibilities for fun interactions with metal objects, other magnets, and additional Gyro Duos.
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First Known Use of interaction
INTERACTION Defined for Kids
Definition of interaction for Students
1 : the act of talking or doing things with other people Board games encourage interaction.
2 : the action or influence of things on one another interaction of the heart and lungs
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