interjection definition

  • noun:
    • an abrupt, brief utterance; an ejaculation.
    • The section of address that usually conveys feeling and is effective at standing alone.
    • some of the terms belonging to this element of address, such as Ugh! or Wow!
    • An exclamation or filled pause; a word or expression without any specific grammatical regards to a sentence, usually a manifestation of feeling.
    • An interruption; something interjected
    • The act of interjecting or throwing amongst; also, what is interjected.
    • A word or kind of speech thrown in to express emotion or feeling, as O! Alas! Ha ha! Begone! etc. Compare Exclamation.
    • The work of putting between; an interjecting.
    • The work of ejaculating, exclaiming, or forcibly uttering.
    • In grammar, an interjected or exclamatory term; a word thrown in between various other words or expressions, but having no grammatical regards to them, or used individually, to point some access of emotion or enthusiasm, and commonly emphasized toward attention in writing by a mark of exclamation, as oh! ah! alas! hurrah!
    • a fashion or means of revealing feeling aided by the effect of an interjection.
    • an abrupt emphatic exclamation articulating emotion
    • the action of interjecting or interposing an action or remark that interrupts

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