Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun

Definitions: (noun) Intervention is the act of making a change in the way events are happening.

Examples: (noun) Intervention is needed before the two dogs begin to fight. (noun) The government was criticized for its intervention in the war overseas.

Synonyms: nouns: interference, interruption.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 7 A