Definitions for intervening

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word intervening

Princeton's WordNet

  1. intervening(adj)

    occurring or falling between events or points in time

    "so much had happened during the intervening years"


  1. intervening(Noun)

    intervention; mediation

  2. intervening(Adjective)

    that intervenes or mediates

Webster Dictionary

  1. Intervening

    of Intervene


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of intervening in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of intervening in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ghadi Sary:

    It is important for any intervening army to have the backing of the central government, or at least the army in the country.

  2. Beau Biden:

    I’m not committing not to run. I’m not committing to anything. I learned a long time ago, fate has a strange way of intervening.

  3. Rand Paul:

    We have to decide how we defend ourselves and when it is time to intervene in a country and when maybe intervening makes things worse.

  4. Venezuealan President Nicolas Maduro:

    President Barack Obama ... has personally decided to take on the task of defeating my government and intervening in Venezuela to control it.

  5. Sebastien Barbe:

    Things are looking a bit better because of China - not just the export numbers but also the actions it took by intervening on FX and stocks.

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