Interpose vs Interposer - What's the difference?

interpose | interposer |


As a verb interpose

is .

As a noun interposer is

one who interposes.

interpose

English

Verb

(en-verb)
  • To insert something (or oneself) between other things.
  • to interpose a screen between the eye and the light
  • * Cowper
  • Mountains interposed / Make enemies of nations.
  • * Shakespeare
  • What watchful cares do interpose themselves / Betwixt your eyes and night?
  • To interrupt a conversation by introducing a different subject or making a comment.
  • (Milton)
  • To be inserted between parts or things; to come between.
  • * Cowper
  • long hid by interposing hill or wood.
  • To intervene in a dispute, or in a conversation.
  • Synonyms

    * insert * (To interrupt a conversation by introducing a different subject or making a comment) interrupt

    Anagrams

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    interposer

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • One who interposes.
  • An electrical interface between one socket or connection and another, used to spread a connection to a wider pitch or to reroute it.
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