interruptive
adverb see interrupt I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Interruptive — In ter*rupt ive, a. Tending to interrupt; interrupting. Interruptive forces. H. Bushnell. {In ter*rupt ive*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • interruptive — index intrusive, obtrusive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • interruptive — ● interruptif, interruptive adjectif Qui interrompt (une prescription, par exemple) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • interruptive — interrupt ► VERB 1) stop the continuous progress of. 2) stop (a person who is speaking) by saying or doing something. 3) break the continuity of (a line, surface, or view). DERIVATIVES interrupter (also interruptor) noun interruptible adjective… …   English terms dictionary

  • interruptive — See interruptible. * * * …   Universalium

  • interruptive — adjective Acting or tending to interrupt …   Wiktionary

  • interruptive — Synonyms and related words: choking, constrictive, contrary, counterproductive, crosswise, hindering, hindersome, in the way, inhibiting, inhibitive, interfering, interrupting, intervenient, intrusive, invasive, obstructing, obstructive,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • interruptive — adj. disturbing; stopping; disconnecting, severing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • interruptive — in·ter·rup·tive …   English syllables

  • interruptive — …   Useful english dictionary

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