Meaning of interjection
Pronunciation: (in"tur-jek'shun), [key]
- the act of interjecting.
- something interjected, as a remark.
- the utterance of a word or phrase expressive of emotion; the uttering of an exclamation.
- any member of a class of words expressing emotion, distinguished in most languages by their use in grammatical isolation, as Hey! Oh! Ouch! Ugh!
- any other word or expression so used, as Good grief! Indeed!
- interjection (Thesaurus)