Definition of "interruption" []

  • Something that interrupts, such as a comment, question, or action (noun)
  • An interval or intermission (noun)
  • The act of interrupting or the state of being interrupted (noun)
  • The act of interrupting, or the state of being interrupted (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • A time interval during which there is a cessation of something (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "interruption" in a sentence
  • "Wal, the Duke's real amiable; but I reckon you'd find what you call the interruption of an argument."
  • ""Well, I don't know what you call interruption, but this is a complete stopper; I can't make any impression with the pick, it is as hard as rock; and then comes some of those old walls that are rather harder than granite -- you may as well pick at a cart-load of pig iron.""
  • "The word interruption has mostly negative connotations, but there’s nothing inherently negative about breaks and ruptures."