interjection


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Synonyms for interjection

Synonyms for interjection

an abrupt emphatic exclamation expressing emotion

the action of interjecting or interposing an action or remark that interrupts

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One of the primary interjections is rendered as the secondary interjection "Gracious me
This gestural function would situate it closer to the pure interjection end of the continuum as proposed by Schourup (2001) than nou, nou ja or ja.
This is a new interjection from the US that seems to have inveigled its way into common speech over here," the Telegraph quoted Cormac McKeown, head of content at Collins Dictionaries, as saying.
This word, which I had used until then without any awareness of its real meaning but simply as an interjection was related to hereux and the magical power of this relation suddenly inserted into a whole sequence of precise meanings.
The plight of gays in Jamaica is linked to an international community through the interjection of the AIDS epidemic, which wreaks havoc on the gay community in Jamaica as it has in the U.
Mrs Johnson is also recorded on the tapes, which captured the activity on the flight from Dallas, Texas, to Washington on November 22, 1963, though part of her comments are cut off by an interjection by Mrs Kennedy.
The agreement followed the interjection at the meeting of club stalwart Mike Coslett, now coaching alongside manager Gavin Chesterfield.
I was at the Unity Theatre as part of the group POETS4and I found the interjection by Mr Cliffe-Thompson disturbing as he loudly gave vent to his feelings concerning mention of the words without considering the wider context in which they was used.
Yo is an interjection used to call attention, especially by sailors as a signal to commence hauling on a rope.
Stevo's interjection had been prompted by the ugly sight of watching Ashley abruptly lean forward and throw up into an empty pint glass.
4) Garth (Dana Carvey, left) and Wayne (Mike Myers) of ``Wayne's World'' taught us the brief, to-the-point interjection ``Not
McCague categorically denied that he was influenced by Murphy's interjection after the request for a recount had been made by Roscommon.
Another interjection, the composer's O Taste and See from Chudleigh's Company, seemed an irrelevant intrusion to the Mass's generous flow.
the interjection of an address to the Virgin in the religious lyrics, the record of a private response from the scribe, pp.