Definition of 'interfere'
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It also interferes with its ability to do its job. The Sun (2011)The light emitted from the screens may also interfere with the body clock. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The governing body interferes with the running of the school and undermines the work of senior teachers. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Once we understand the mechanisms we can try to interfere with that process and stop it happening. Times, Sunday Times (2007)An addiction is defined as an activity that interferes with normal life. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This is because it is very difficult for politicians to get anything done and therefore limits their ability to interfere. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is worth knowing ahead of time if you have a health condition which might interfere with your ability to parent. The Guide to Lesbian and Gay Parenting (1993)Especially if it isn't interfering with their ability to be a good employee. The Sun (2014)Smoking and drinking interfere with your body 's ability to process oxygen. Beat Jet Lag - arrive alert and stay alert (1991)It interferes with the ability to taste sweetness, which helps us lose the desire for sweet food. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is also possible that stress interferes with the body 's ability to rid itself of excess cholesterol. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Language is an amazing skill we all master in a few short years before our formal education process has interfered with our learning circuits. Training with N.L.P. (1994)In the past it has refused to interfere in the country 's internal affairs but may be softening its position. Times, Sunday Times (2007)For centuries different cultures have interfered with the process of birth, imposing cultural rituals which ignore the basic physiological needs of mother and newborn. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It interferes with the body 's metabolism, according to recent research. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It wasn't that their concern or desire stopped, but that something interfered with their ability to act on it. Christianity Today (2000)Get active - physical activity will help burn off stress chemicals such as adrenaline and cortisol, which interfere with our body clock. The Sun (2009)But I had to make it my goal that dealing with house stuff didn't interfere with my ability to be a responsible singer. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'interfere'
British English: interfere VERB
If you interfere, you get involved in a situation when other people do not want you to.
I wish everyone would stop interfering and just leave me alone.
Definition of interfere from the Collins English Dictionary
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