Meaning of INTERPOLATE in English


(~s, interpolating, ~d)

If you ~ a comment into a conversation or some words into a piece of writing, you put it in as an addition. (FORMAL)

Williams ~d much spurious matter...

These odd assertions were ~d into the manuscript some time after 1400.

= insert

VERB: V n, be V-ed into n

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