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interfere

verb arrest, bar, be an obstacle, block, break in, burden, check, clog, counteract, countervail, cramp, cripple, cross, curb, deter, disallow, disturb, encumber, entrammel, fetter, foil, forbid, hamper, handicap, hinder, impede, infringe, inhibit, intercede, interject, intermeddle, intermit, interrupt, intervene, intrude, invade, meddle, obstruct, preclude, prevent, prohibit, retard, stop, thwart, work against
Associated concepts: interference with business relations, innerference with contract rights, interference with interstate commerce, unreasonable interference
Foreign phrases: Forstellarius est pauperum depressor et totius communitatis et patriae publicus inimicus.A foreetaller is an enemy of the poor, and a public enemy of the country. Nemo debet immiscere se rei ad se nihil pertiienti. No one should interfere with a thing that in no reepect concerns him.
See also: arrest, censor, clog, constrict, counter, counteract, countervail, debar, defer, delay, disqualify, disrupt, disturb, encroach, encumber, estop, fight, forestall, hamper, hinder, hold up, impede, impose, infringe, inhibit, intercede, interpose, interrupt, intervene, intrude, mediate, militate, obtrude, obturate, overstep, parry, prevent, prohibit, stop, tamper, thwart
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He has obviously now tortiously interfered with our contract.
This was the ninth Jackson Heights site DEP considered, since others either interfered with a community activity or were unacceptable from an engineering standpoint.
Second, staff clinicians rarely looked for parkinsonian symptoms, although the severity of symptoms in some children interfered with running, swimming and other activities.
In February, officials of the Hospital and Service Employees Union Local 399 charged the hospital with engaging in unfair labor practices, saying the hospital interfered with an election for a union bargaining team in the hospital cafeteria.
Its repertoire, which consisted mostly of songs from the 1930s and 1940s, lasted all day unless other noise interfered with it.
interfered with AMD Japan's business activities by providing large amounts of funds to five Japanese PC manufacturers (NEC, Fujitsu, Toshiba, Sony, and Hitachi) on the condition that they refuse to purchase AMD processors.
Union officials are accusing the hospital of engaging in unfair labor practices, saying the hospital interfered with the election for a union bargaining team in the hospital cafeteria.
Ross breached her contract with Infinity and that the James Crystal radio group tortuously interfered with that contract, awarding Infinity Radio $17.
The Orioles, who were rightfully perturbed after Maier interfered with Jeter's ball and helped turn it into a bogus homer, saw the incident as another indignity at the hands of a team that has now beaten them 11 out of 14 times this year.
Nevada Gold categorically denies that it has interfered with any agreements between Rinaldo Corporation and the Timbisha Shoshone Tribe.
Scott interfered with PhyAmerica's efforts to reorganize and consummate the sale of PhyAmerica's assets to R.
The complaint names Wabeek General Manager Tom Conroy and charges, among other things, that Conroy unlawfully interfered with, threatened, and disciplined a union steward.