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Translation of intercept in Spanish:

transitive verb

American English: /ˌɪn(t)ərˈsɛpt/
British English: /ˌɪntəˈsɛpt/
  • 1
    they were intercepted before they reached the building
    les cerraron el paso antes de llegar al edificio
    Example sentences
    • Until now it has been legally prevented from intercepting communications amongst Canadians within Canada.
    • To the fore came satellite imagery and the National Security Agency's capacity to intercept communications.
    • The other agencies have a similar problem, but NSA is our intelligence-gathering agency that intercepts the airwaves, and they pick up more conversations than any other intelligence-gatherer.


American English: /ˈɪn(t)ərsɛpt/
British English: /ˈɪntəsɛpt/
  • 3 (US) (Telecommunications)they put an intercept on my telephone line
    intervinieron mi línea telefónica
    the intercepts were used as evidence
    las grabaciones de las llamadas se usaron como prueba
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