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interposes

verb
present tense third-person singular of interpose

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1 to act as a go-between for opposing sides
  • an elder statesman who has interposed a number of times in international conflicts

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2 to cause a disruption in a conversation or discussion
  • I hate to interpose, but could you tell me what you meant by that last remark?

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3 to put among or between others
  • a solid line of police in riot gear interposed itself between the trade ministers and the crowd of protesters

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“Interposes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/interposes. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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