interpel

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EtymologyEdit

Latin interpello, from inter (between) + pellare, akin to pellere, compare French interpeller.

VerbEdit

interpel (third-person singular simple present interpels, present participle interpelling, simple past and past participle interpelled)

  1. (transitive, obsolete) To interrupt, break in upon, or intercede with.

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Last modified on 6 February 2014, at 19:11