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1. intervention

noun. ['ˌɪntɝˈvɛnʃən'] the act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute, etc.).

Synonyms

  • engagement
  • intercession
  • mediation
  • involvement
  • intermediation
  • participation

Antonyms

  • non-engagement
  • nonparticipation
  • inattentiveness
  • inattentive

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Rhymes with Intervention

  • contravention
  • circumvention
  • inattention
  • abstention
  • intention

How do you pronounce intervention?

Pronounce intervention as ˌɪntərˈvɛnʃən.

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Sentences with intervention


1. Noun, singular or mass
Save your coat from possible ruin by removing the glue without the need for expensive solvents or professional intervention.

2. intervention

noun. ['ˌɪntɝˈvɛnʃən'] the act or fact of interposing one thing between or among others.

Synonyms

  • locating
  • placement
  • emplacement
  • location
  • positioning
  • position

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • disservice
  • worsen
  • inattention

3. intervention

noun. ['ˌɪntɝˈvɛnʃən'] care provided to improve a situation (especially medical procedures or applications that are intended to relieve illness or injury).

Synonyms

  • acupuncture
  • remedy
  • shiatsu
  • acupressure
  • detoxification
  • orthodontic treatment
  • autogenic therapy
  • hydropathy
  • hydrotherapy
  • chiropractic
  • medical care
  • care
  • tending
  • medical aid
  • cure
  • therapeutic
  • rest-cure
  • autogenics
  • osteopathy
  • aid
  • stylostixis
  • orthoptics
  • autogenic training
  • G-Jo
  • modality
  • naturopathy
  • osteoclasis
  • curative
  • massage
  • fomentation
  • attention
  • naprapathy

Antonyms

  • homeopathy
  • allopathy
  • disorganise
  • disorganize

4. intervention

noun. ['ˌɪntɝˈvɛnʃən'] (law) a proceeding that permits a person to enter into a lawsuit already in progress; admission of person not an original party to the suit so that person can protect some right or interest that is allegedly affected by the proceedings.

Synonyms

  • proceeding
  • legal proceeding

Antonyms

  • disinclined
  • soften
  • stay

5. intervention

noun. ['ˌɪntɝˈvɛnʃən'] a policy of intervening in the affairs of other countries.

Synonyms

  • interference

Antonyms

  • nonintervention
  • attentive
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