Definition of interpose :
2. To be or come between.
3. To introduce or inject between the parts of a conversation or argument.
4. To place between; as, to interpose a screen between the eye and the light.
5. To step in between parties at variance; to mediate; as, the prince interposed and made peace.
6. To thrust; to intrude; to between, either for aid or for troubling.
7. To utter a sentiment by way of interruption.
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insert (part of speech: verb)
interpose (part of speech: verb)
- It was not for him to interpose between Warry Raridan, a man who had brought him the sweetest friendship he had ever known, and the girl whom fate had clearly appointed Warry to marry. - "The Main Chance", Meredith Nicholson.
- Be assured that I shall not interpose between you and her. - "The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance", Harriet Martineau.
- They are apprehensive of difficulties with the French, and wish the English and Americans to interpose. - "Journal of an African Cruiser", Horatio Bridge.