toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

interpose
used in Gone with the Wind

6 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
to insert between other elements; or to interrupt or stop action by others
  • "But where's General Hood's army?" interposed Melanie hastily.
    3.28 (75% in)
  • As a man, yes, but as a son-in-law, no. The girl wouldn't have you anyway," interposed Andrew.
    1.3 (65% in)
  • I claimed them first," said Tony, beginning to scowl at his brother; and Melanie, fluttering with fear at the possibility of one of the famous Fontaine quarrels, interposed and made peace.
    2.15 (28% in)
  • I'll help you, Sissy," interposed Carreen docilely.
    3.26 (91% in)
  • Melanie again interposed.
    3.28 (77% in)
  • Archie already had his arm under Ashley's shoulder and Pitty, frightened and uncertain, was on her feet when the captain interposed.
    4.45 (66% in)

There are no more uses of "interpose" in Gone with the Wind.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®