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Synonyms for intervene



  • interrupt
  • involve yourself
  • put your oar in
  • interpose yourself
  • put your two cents in

Synonyms for intervene

get involved, so as to alter or hinder an action, or through force or threat of force

be placed or located between other things or extend between spaces and events

Related Words

occur between other event or between certain points of time

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He said it was unlikely for Go to intervene in a government project just to earn extra money.
This is actually a well-documented effect that essentially shows that -- all other things being equal -- the greater the number of bystanders in an emergency situation, the less likely people are to intervene.
Youth are doing a good job of confronting it 71 per cent of youth who saw cyberbullying said they did something to intervene at least once.
A nationally representative sample of adult men and women, from across the four provinces was asked, "Some people think that the army should only intervene in those issues that concern the army, while others believe that they should help in other areas as well.
And further, once they are safe, or if we are alone, if we decide to then intervene, we are obviously putting ourselves at serious risk.
The central bank of Chile has said that it is not yet time to intervene in the nation's currency markets.
Article 277 of the TCK makes it a crime to intervene in a judicial proces to ensure impartial and unbiased judicial processes," he said.
The cross-party Defence Select Committee said the Afghanistan and Iraq conflicts meant there was a "current lack of appetite" for military operations, but the MPs warned that choosing not to intervene in some crises could have implications for the UK which are as profound as the decision to commit troops.
Summary: New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh may intervene in the discussion on missing files pertaining .
Washington, July 24 ( ANI ): Whenever there is a bar fight, bystanders are more likely to intervene so that the conflict doesn't get any worse, a new study suggests.
The Arab World and the US is faced with a 'very tough decision' about whether to forcibly intervene in the Syrian conflict, former US presidential candidate John McCain has warned.
Debbie has filed legal papers saying she backs the new joint guardianship arrangement but is warning TJ and Katherine that she will intervene if things don't work out.
Paris, Ramadan 5, 1433, Jul 24, 2012, SPA -- French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said Tuesday that a full bailout for Spain might require the eurozone to boost its rescue fund or the European Central Bank (ECB) to intervene, dpa reported.
We have no intention whatsoever to intervene in Syria.
If others present are not acting, a child may not interpret a situation as serious enough to intervene.