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synonyms for interception

  • interference
  • stopping
  • interfering with
  • interposing
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How to use interception in a sentence

Mahomes also didn’t get picked off by Tampa Bay when they met in the regular season, and he hasn’t thrown an interception during this year’s playoff run, either.
THE BEST PROP BETS FOR SUPER BOWL LVMATT BONESTEEL, NEIL GREENBERGFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He put many of those traits on display in a win over Washington in November, when he threw for 276 yards, three touchdowns and no interceptions.
DOES MATTHEW STAFFORD MAKE SENSE FOR WASHINGTON? HERE’S HOW THE QB WOULD FIT.SAM FORTIERJANUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Their coverage is also good, and Marcus Peters has a knack for making key interceptions.
EIGHT BIG QUESTIONS FOR THE DIVISIONAL ROUND OF THE NFL PLAYOFFSJOHN CLAYTONJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
On ESPN Plus, during a stream focused on betting and analytics, fans learned that a Lamar Jackson pass that resulted in an interception had only a 28 percent chance of being completed.
THE FUTURE OF FOOTBALL-WATCHING HAS ARRIVED, WITH STREAMS FOR EVERYONE (AND SLIME FOR THE KIDS)BEN STRAUSSJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The eighth was an interception, one of two Roethlisberger heaved in the first quarter.
BROWNS SHAKE OFF THEIR HISTORY, SECURE FIRST PLAYOFF WIN SINCE 1995ADAM KILGORE, DES BIELERJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The Titans moved 45 yards after Jackson threw an interception to Tennessee cornerback Malcolm Butler on a deep pass intended for wide receiver Miles Boykin.
LAMAR JACKSON GETS HIS FIRST PLAYOFF VICTORY AS RAVENS HOLD TITANS’ DERRICK HENRY TO 40 YARDSMARK MASKEJANUARY 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Derek Anderson, the backup, threw an interception on the first play of the game, and Carolina went on to lose, 40-7.
HOW A RETIRED ARMY RANGER HELPED RON RIVERA SEPARATE THE INTERESTING FROM THE IMPORTANTSAM FORTIERJANUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Mahomes completed 66 percent of his passes for 4,470 yards, 38 touchdowns and just six interceptions, giving him the lowest interception rate in the NFL this season.
THE ULTIMATE PLAYOFF FANTASY FOOTBALL RANKINGSNEIL GREENBERGJANUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
His interception rate also dropped for the second straight season.
NFL PICKS AGAINST THE SPREAD FOR THE FIRST ROUND OF THE PLAYOFFSNEIL GREENBERGJANUARY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Despite being near the bottom of the league in total passing yards through the team’s first five games, Pittsburgh was near the top of the league in completion percentage, passing touchdowns and passing touchdown to interception ratio.
AS IT TURNS OUT, YOU DO NEED A RUN GAME. JUST ASK THE STEELERS.ANDRES WATERSJANUARY 5, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
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WORDS RELATED TO INTERCEPTION

  • avoidance
  • blockage
  • deterence
  • determent
  • deterrence
  • forestalling
  • forestallment
  • halt
  • hindrance
  • impediment
  • inhibitor
  • interception
  • interruption
  • obstacle
  • obstruction
  • preclusion
  • prohibition
  • stoppage
  • thwarting
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.