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Definitions for intersperse
ˌɪn tərˈspɜrsin·ter·sperse

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. intersperseverb

    place at intervals in or among

    "intersperse exclamation marks in the text"

  2. intersperse, interlardverb

    introduce one's writing or speech with certain expressions

Wiktionary

  1. intersperseverb

    To mix two things irregularly, placing things of one kind among things of other:

    Etymology: From interspersus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Intersperseverb

    to scatter or set here and there among other things; to insert at intervals; as, to intersperse pictures in a book

    Etymology: [L. interspersus interspersed; inter between, among + spargere to scatter. See Sparse.]

  2. Intersperseverb

    to diversify or adorn with things set or scattered at intervals; to place something at intervals in or among; as, to intersperse a book with pictures

    Etymology: [L. interspersus interspersed; inter between, among + spargere to scatter. See Sparse.]

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  1. Intersperse

    Intersperse is a musical group.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Intersperse

    in-tėr-spėrs′, v.t. to scatter or set here and there.—n. Intersper′sion. [L. interspergĕre, -spersuminter, among, spargĕre, to scatter.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of intersperse in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of intersperse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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