Definition of interject verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

interject

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌɪntəˈdʒekt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪntərˈdʒekt//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they interject
BrE BrE//ˌɪntəˈdʒekt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪntərˈdʒekt//
 
he / she / it interjects
BrE BrE//ˌɪntəˈdʒekts//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪntərˈdʒekts//
 
past simple interjected
BrE BrE//ˌɪntəˈdʒektɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪntərˈdʒektɪd//
 
past participle interjected
BrE BrE//ˌɪntəˈdʒektɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪntərˈdʒektɪd//
 
-ing form interjecting
BrE BrE//ˌɪntəˈdʒektɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪntərˈdʒektɪŋ//
 
 
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[transitive, intransitive] + speech | interject (something) (formal) to interrupt what somebody is saying with your opinion or a remark ‘You're wrong,’ interjected Susan. Word Origin late 16th cent.: from Latin interject- ‘interposed’, from the verb interjicere, from inter- ‘between’ + jacere ‘to throw’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: interject