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interject

Pronunciation: /ˌɪntərˈdʒekt; ˌɪntəˈdʒekt/

Translation of interject in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • [cry] lanzar*; [remark] agregar*, hacer* not necessarily, he interjected — no necesariamente — interpuso or terció I'd just like to interject a comment quisiera agregar or hacer un pequeño comentario
    Example sentences
    • She rather amusingly shoved her shorter husband aside from the mike whenever she wanted to interject a point.
    • Well, if the member had not interjected by making that comment I most certainly would have interrupted.
    • Anyway, interjects North, you are legally married after a certain time together, aren't you?

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