Meaning of INTERCEPT in English

INTERCEPT

transcription, транскрипция: [ ɪntə(r)sept ]

( intercepts, intercepting, intercepted)

If you intercept someone or something that is travelling from one place to another, you stop them before they get to their destination.

Gunmen intercepted him on his way to the airport...

VERB : V n

• inter‧cep‧tion

(interceptions)

...the interception of a ship off the west coast of Scotland.

N-VAR

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