Example sentences for: intercepted

How can you use “intercepted” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • He gave the Israelis the bible of American signals intelligence, a manual that shows exactly what foreign (that is, Soviet) signals the United States has intercepted.

  • Messages intercepted from the Eastern Front in September 1941 showed that these units were following behind the army and rounding up vast numbers of Jews in the Soviet Union.

  • Cut to a couple of years later when her puzzled husband, who had no clue as to her motives for leaving the marriage so hastily (but if he had asked me I would have said "Give a little thought to the area of dental hygiene"), accidentally intercepted a piece of her mail that mentioned a few of the lottery details.

  • The Secret Service intercepted him, but a backstage meeting was arranged.

  • When he was picked up on British radar, a Royal Air Force Tornado fighter jet intercepted him and forced him to land in Malvinas.


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