Spanish translation of 'intervene'
- (= take part)
- (= step in)
⇒ we were to marry but the war intervened
íbamos a casarnos pero se interpuso la guerra
⇒ to intervene (with sb) on sb's behalf
interceder por algn (ante algn)
- (= crop up)
⇒ if nothing intervenes to prevent it
si no surge nada que lo impida
Example Sentences Including 'intervene'
The two girls looked at the teacher as if to say, `How dare you intervene when we talk.Gwendolen
He thought for a moment and then nodded at Abbot to intervene.Widow's End
Their bodyguard, an officer of the Portuguese Special Forces Brigade, was shot and killed when he tried to intervene.Code Breaker
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Translation of intervene from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary