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interrupt

verb

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to cause a disruption in a conversation or discussion
  • it's rude to interrupt when someone is making an important point

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The first known use of interrupt was in the 15th century

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interrogatory

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interrupted

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“Interrupt.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/interrupt. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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