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Engelsk navneord: interruption

1. interruption (om handling) an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt was presented without commercial breaks.
There was a gap in his account.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)break, disruption, gap


Mindre specifikke termerdelay, holdup


Mere specifikke termerabruption, barracking, breaking off, cut-in, cut-in, heckling, insert, insert, interjection, interpellation, interpolation, interposition

2. interruption (om begivenhed) some abrupt occurrence that interrupts an ongoing activity


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe telephone is an annoying interruption.
There was a break in the action when a player was hurt.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)break


Mindre specifikke termerhappening, natural event, occurrence, occurrent


Mere specifikke termerabatement, dislocation, disruption, eclipse, hiatus, occultation, punctuation, reprieve, respite, suspension

3. interruption (om tid) a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)break, intermission, pause, suspension


Mindre specifikke termerinterval, time interval


Mere specifikke termerblackout, caesura, dead air, delay, halftime, hold, lapse, letup, lull, postponement, relief, respite, rest, rest period, time lag, time-out, wait









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