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interjection

  
  ( interjections    plural  )
1       n-count   An interjection is something you say which interrupts someone else who is speaking.  
...the moronic and insensitive interjections of the disc jockey.     
2       n-count   In grammar, an interjection is a word or expression which you use to express a strong feeling such as surprise, pain, or horror.  
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interjection

  
  
cry, ejaculation, exclamation, interpolation, interposition  

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exp.
[as interjection] an expression of congratulations, thanks or respect
big up to the team for a great job
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