Example sentences for: interrupted

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

  • The New York Times leads with word that because most states are behind schedule in their attempts to eliminate Y2K problems from their computer systems, it's likely that some people receiving welfare and other anti-poverty benefits will have their payments and/or services interrupted.

  • This covered way, which is interrupted by octagonal pavilions, is decorated with landscape paintings and depictions of Chinese legends.

  • 4 contains the M. smegmatis sigE gene interrupted with a gentamicin-resistance gene and the lacZ gene.

  • In Forster's A Passage to India (Chapter XXXI) a vivid picture is created by the sentence “Tangles like this still interrupted their intercourse.”

  • (Indeed, the pyramid style of newswriting came about because 19th century reporters were often interrupted in their filings by down telegraph lines.)

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