in·​ter·​jec·​tion·​al ˌin-tər-ˈjek-sh(ə-)nəl How to pronounce interjectional (audio)
: of, relating to, or constituting an interjection : ejaculatory
: thrown in between other words : parenthetical
interjectionally adverb

Word History

First Known Use

1761, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of interjectional was in 1761

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Cite this Entry

“Interjectional.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2023.

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