Interfered vs Disrupted - What's the difference?

interfered | disrupted |


As verbs the difference between interfered and disrupted

is that interfered is (interfere) while disrupted is (disrupt).

As a adjective disrupted is

subject to disruption.

interfered

English

Verb

(head)
  • (interfere)

  • interfere

    English

    Alternative forms

    * enterfere (obsolete)

    Verb

    (interfer)
  • To get involved or involve oneself, causing disturbance.
  • I always try not to interfere with other people‚Äôs personal affairs.
  • (physics) (of waves) To be correlated with each other when overlapped]] or [[superpose, superposed.
  • Correlated waves interfere''' to produce interesting patterns, while uncorrelated waves overlap without '''interfering .
    Where the radio-wave signals of the two radio stations interfere the listener hears nothing but noise.
  • (mostly of horses) To strike one foot against the opposite foot or ankle in using the legs.
  • Derived terms

    * interference

    See also

    * busy body * interferometry

    disrupted

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (disrupt)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Subject to disruption.