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intervene
Used In
Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • "ENOUGH!" bellowed Harry, who had seen Ginny glowering in Ron’s direction and, remembering her reputation as an accom-plished caster of the Bat-Bogey Hex, soared over to intervene be-fore things got out of hand.
  • But has either of you found out anything?" he has-tened to ask, before Hermione could intervene again.

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as in: intervened in the war Define
get involved -- typically without welcome
as in: in the intervening years Define
passage of time -- especially between two events
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