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1. interjection

noun. ['ˌɪntɝˈdʒɛkʃən'] the action of interjecting or interposing an action or remark that interrupts.

Synonyms

  • interruption
  • interpellation
  • interpolation
  • gap
  • break
  • disruption

Antonyms

  • keep quiet
  • function
  • stay
  • unify

Etymology

  • interjection (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • interiectionem (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Interjection

  • overprotection
  • introspection
  • interconnection
  • circumspection
  • reinspection
  • predilection
  • disinfection
  • disconnection
  • recollection
  • preelection
  • imperfection
  • disaffection
  • resurrection
  • reflection
  • reelection
  • redirection
  • projection
  • intersection
  • insurrection
  • inspection
  • inflection
  • convection
  • confection
  • complexion
  • selection
  • rejection
  • protection
  • perfection
  • objection
  • injection

Example sentences of the word interjection


1. Noun, singular or mass
can and use that interjection to turn the sentence into an exclamatory sentence.

2. interjection

noun. ['ˌɪntɝˈdʒɛkʃən'] an abrupt emphatic exclamation expressing emotion.

Synonyms

  • exclamation
  • exclaiming

Antonyms

  • respect
  • explode
  • begin

Etymology

  • interjection (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • interiectionem (Latin)
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