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Definition to quickly insert a comment that interrupts what another is saying

or more rarely and more generally:  to insert — as in "She interjects religion into politics," or "She interjects herself into my business."
  • "That's not true," she interjected.
interjected = inserted (a comment)
  • She interjects her bias into every conversation.
  • interjects = inserts
  • She interjected clever remarks.
  • interjected = inserted
  • "Leave me out of it," she interjected.
  • interjected = inserted
  • "No, that's the right number," Sophie interjected quickly, as if anticipating Langdon's confusion.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • interjected = inserted (a comment)
  • "Nice!" Noel Kahn interjected.
    Sara Shepard  --  Pretty Little Liars
  • interjected = inserted (a comment)
  • "Are you being like that on purpose?" Zoe interjected.
    Kiera Cass  --  The Selection
  • interjected = inserted (a question)
  • Sometimes he'd ask Louie to describe a recipe, and occasionally he would interject, but getting him to fully participate was rough going.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • interject = insert (a comment)
  • "We'll have to find a suitable nurse for him," she interjected.
    Mina Baites  --  The Silver Music Box
  • interjected = inserted (a comment)
  • "I'm sure there would," I interject, "he was against it from the first."
    Erich Maria Remarque  --  All Quiet on the Western Front
  • interject = inserted (a comment)
  • "Please, you two," Az interjected.
    Scott Westerfeld  --  Uglies
  • interjected = inserted (a comment)
  • "And ole T.J. just sat there and ain't said a word," interjected Clarence, laughing.
    Mildred D. Taylor  --  Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
  • interjected = inserted (a comment)
  • "No, indeed!" I interjected.
    Charlotte Bronte  --  Jane Eyre
  • interjected = inserted (a comment)
  • Occasionally, they interjected a "Gol-dang!" or a "No kidding?"
    Sharon Creech  --  Walk Two Moons
  • interjected = inserted (a comment)
  • "They're brought into being by sheer force of will," the woman on the arm of the chair interjects.
    Veronica Roth  --  Insurgent
  • interjects = to quickly insert a comment
  •   "Dr. Aguirre believes we can bridge the gaps, and so do I. If I can just change one of my students' lives, I can—"
      "Change the world?" I interject.
    Simone Elkeles  --  Perfect Chemistry
  • interject = to quickly insert a comment that interrupts what another is saying
  • "We'll need food and water and warm clothing."
    "And weapons," Jalil interjected.
    "That, too. What we don't need is..."
    Katherine Applegate  --  Everworld - Search For Senna
  • interjected = to quickly insert a comment that interrupts what another is saying
  • "Umberto, he's just a child," interjected Oralia.
    W. William Winokur  --  The Perfect Game
  • interjected = quickly inserted (typically interrupts what another is saying)
  • "And y'all got married and she ain't gone back down there no more," interjected Little Man.
    Mildred D. Taylor  --  Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
  • interjected = inserted (a comment)
  • "And especially stirring the colored folks out of their place," interjected Uncle Hammer calmly.
    Mildred D. Taylor  --  Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
interjected = inserted (a comment)

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