Synonyms for interrupted
- broken off
- cut short
- held up
- interfered with
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR INTERRUPTED
"I crave pardon," interrupted Aspasia, with haughty impatience.
"There's enough like that kind, though," interrupted Uncle Peter.
“Alack me no alacks,” she interrupted, holding up her riding rod.
Their brother Stukely had been interrupted in the charge which he was about to make.
This quickness upon me, interrupted my mother, is not to be borne!
You may be sure, interrupted my uncle Harlowe, he will endeavour to see her there.
"I beg your pardon—I meant to the professionals," interrupted Hester.
But Griggs interrupted him with his usual breezy cheerfulness of manner.
He was interrupted by the swift swinging open of the hallway door.
Madam, you have interrupted me in the middle of my period, and have troubled my memory.
1957, originally in computers, from interupt (v.).
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR INTERRUPTED
- by bits and pieces
- every other
- here and there
- now and then
- on and off