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The Buzzword of the Day for 02/17/2019 is:

interfere (verb)

\in-ter-FEER\

What does it mean?

1 : to come in collision or be in opposition : clash
2 : to take part in the concerns of others
3 : to act on one another

How do you use it?

Before Mackenzie's parents would agree to let her play on three teams, she had to assure them that sports would not interfere with her studies.

Are you a word wiz?

The prefix "inter-," which means "between" or "among," helps form the word "interfere." Which of these other "inter-" words do you think comes close in meaning to today's Buzzword?

A. interpret
B. interpose
C. interest
D. interview
Check your answer on Word Central.


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