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Princeton's WordNet

  1. interrupted(adj)

    discontinued temporarily

    "we resumed the interrupted discussion"

  2. fitful, interrupted, off-and-on(a)(adj)

    intermittently stopping and starting

    "fitful (or interrupted) sleep"; "off-and-on static"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Interrupted

    of Interrupt

  2. Interrupted(adj)

    broken; intermitted; suddenly stopped

  3. Interrupted(adj)

    irregular; -- said of any arrangement whose symmetry is destroyed by local causes, as when leaflets are interposed among the leaves in a pinnate leaf

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of interrupted in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of interrupted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of interrupted in a Sentence

  1. David Kade:

    They want to beat us down because we interrupted education to protest ... but our protests got [inspectors and officials] here to fix these things because we put [them] on the spot.

  2. Javier Palomarez:

    It's kind of interesting, the dichotomy between the private Donald Trump and the public Donald Trump. He listened a lot more than he spoke, he never once interrupted me.

  3. Michael McGarrity:

    Delowar Hossain had a despicable goal. Delowar Hossain wanted to make Delowar Hossain way to Afghanistan, join up with Taliban forces, and kill Americans. But Delowar Hossain failed because members of the FBI's joint terrorism task force interrupted Delowar Hossain plans.

  4. Richard Lewis:

    Last Saturday was a fantastic day at the championships. We had superb tennis going on and we were benefiting from modern technology where people were able to follow the football, enjoy it, without disturbing other people, i was out and about around the grounds and you could tell when Hopefully England had scored... Hopefully England was wonderful. We didn't receive a single complaint from anyone who was here who felt their enjoyment of the tennis was interrupted and I'm sure it'll be the same next Sunday.

  5. Claus Weselsky:

    We'll make an announcement this afternoon on our views on the Deutsche Bahn offer, i think the strike will either continue or be interrupted at a reasonable point.

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