Definition of interfere:
- To act reciprocally, so as to augment, diminish, or otherwise affect one another; - said of waves, rays of light, heat, etc. See Interference, 2.
- To come in collision; to be in opposition; to clash; as, interfering claims, or commands.
- To cover the same ground; to claim the same invention.
- To enter into, or take a part in, the concerns of others; to intermeddle; to interpose.
- To strike one foot against the opposite foot or ankle in using the legs; - sometimes said of a human being, but usually of a horse; as, the horse interferes.
intermeddle, arbitrate, mediate, interlope, step-in, intervene, deputize, interpose, prevent, deputise, come in, interrupt, butt in, interject, horn in, substitute, stop, participate, inject, intercede, put in, throw in.
- counteract (part of speech: verb)
- oppose (part of speech: verb)
- "Pixie O'Shaughnessy", Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey.
- "The Wheel O' Fortune", Louis Tracy.
- "The Rustler of Wind River", G. W. Ogden.