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Definitions of interrupted

  1. Not continuing unbrokenly; broken. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  2. intermittently stopping and starting; "fitful (or interrupted) sleep"; "off-and-on static" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. Broken; intermitted; suddenly stopped. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Irregular; - said of any arrangement whose symmetry is destroyed by local causes, as when leaflets are interposed among the leaves in a pinnate leaf. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Broken; intermitted. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  6. Hindered from proceeding; broken; in bot., having the symmetry or regularity of outline or composition partially destroyed. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for interrupted

  1. Sharply she interrupted him. – The World For Sale, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009
  2. Vandecar interrupted again: " I took the baby with me, Lon Cronk." – From the Valley of the Missing by Grace Miller White