American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- v. To insert between other elements; interpose. See Synonyms at introduce.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- v. transitive To insert something between other things
- v. intransitive To interpose oneself; to intervene.
GNU Webster's 1913
- v. To throw in between; to insert; to interpose.
- v. To throw one's self between or among; to come between; to interpose.
- v. to insert between other elements
- From Latin interiectus, perfect passive participle of intericiō ("place between"). (Wiktionary)
- Latin intericere, interiect- : inter-, inter- + iacere, to throw; see yē- in Indo-European roots. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“Well what id like to interject is this. why is it that only fish taken on a pole is considered sportsfishing .. i grew up as a fisherman working with my dad and we never used hand held lines commercially, just isnt done anymore .. so why is it that handheld "records" cant be counted in with the "sportsfishing" records??”
“In psychological terms this is called an interject.”
“I might interject a word of explanation here by saying that additional credit is required to finance a rising stock market only to the extent that existing stock owners withdraw their profits.”
“Mark: Thank God Bernstein is around to at least interject some Israel talk ....”
“Thank God Bernstein is around to at least interject some Israel talk ....”
“Interrupt speakers to interject your own views at inappropriate moments.”
“Again he paused to kiss his hand to the memory of her, and Slim, alias Bruce Cadogan Cavendish, took advantage to interject:”
“But my editors decided Bates had gone so far over the top that I should try to interject some sanity into the discussion.”
“Then of course, "the ring shot" (probably the most prominent one since the '08 Republican convention) represents another way to administer a flogging, allowing the media to directly interject itself into Weiner's domestic life, which would include his bedroom, and, yes, dole out the shame (reinforced in the corresponding caption 3 below).”
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