What does interact mean?

Definitions for interactˌɪn tərˈækt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. interact(verb)

    act together or towards others or with others

    "He should interact more with his colleagues"


  1. interact(Noun)

    A short act or piece between others, as in a play; an interlude; hence, intermediate employment or time.

  2. interact(Verb)

    To act upon each other; as, two agents mutually interact.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Interact(noun)

    a short act or piece between others, as in a play; an interlude; hence, intermediate employment or time

  2. Interact(verb)

    to act upon each other; as, two agents mutually interact

  3. Origin: [Pref. inter- + act. Cf. Entr'acte.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Interact

    in-tėr-akt′, n. a short piece in a play acted between the principal pieces: the interval between the acts of a drama.—v.i. to act on one another.—n. Interac′tion, action between bodies, mutual action.—adj. Interac′tive.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of interact in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of interact in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Malik Burnett:

    D.C. voters chose to reform their marijuana laws, which have a direct impact on how communities of color interact with police. Congress should not undermine this.

  2. Sarah Cockburn-Price:

    People can walk around a scale model and interact with it, it breaks down barriers because the team can share and work on it from different locations, and work out how to best manufacture it.

  3. Ogochukwu Diei:

    Instead of me having to interact physically with my friends and contact them or run into them in order to get their attention and let them know how I'm doing, they can just contact me on Facebook or through email, it's easier for me to say 'Hey, I'm doing fine.'.

  4. Rosalind Breslow:

    As we age, our ability to metabolize alcohol decreases. So alcohol might remain in our systems longer to interact with medications, furthermore, the metabolism of several medications that interact with alcohol slows as we get older, creating a larger window for potential alcohol/medication interactions.

  5. Thiruman Archunan:

    Spiritualism exits only for individuals. Reason is born when two men interact; addition of more and more members necessitates the spreading of the reason culminating as culture. Hence a culture is as dynamic as the reason. The nature of the reason is the nature of the spirit within for some and instinct for some others.

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