from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To insert between other elements; interpose. See Synonyms at introduce.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To insert something between other things
- v. To interpose oneself; to intervene.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To throw in between; to insert; to interpose.
- intransitive v. To throw one's self between or among; to come between; to interpose.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To throw in between other things; insert; interpolate.
- To come between; interpose.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. to insert between other elements
Latin intericere, interiect- : inter-, inter- + iacere, to throw; see yē- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin interiectus, perfect passive participle of intericiō ("place between"). (Wiktionary)