intervals (plural noun)
  1. an intervening time.
    "after his departure, there was an interval of many years without any meetings" ·
    "the day should be dry with sunny intervals"
    interim · interlude · intervening time · intervening period · meantime ·
    • a component of activity in interval training.
      "they ran, sprinted, and jogged for four 15-minute intervals at two different times"
  2. a pause or break in activity.
    "an interval of mourning"
      a period of time separating parts of a theatrical or musical performance.
    • a break between the parts of a sports match.
      "United led 3–0 at the interval"
  3. a space between two things; a gap.
  4. the difference in pitch between two sounds.
Middle English: from Old French entrevalle, based on Latin intervallum ‘space between ramparts, interval’, from inter- ‘between’ + vallum ‘rampart’.
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How to use interval in a sentence?
they ran, sprinted, and jogged for four 15-minute intervals at two different times.
after his departure, there was an interval of many years without any meetings.
you would not want to resolve a melodic line on to the minor sixth interval.
latecomers were not admitted before the interval.
they would meet again after a decent interval.
the day should be dry with sunny intervals.
United led 3–0 at the interval.
an interval of mourning.
How to say interval in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)tussenpose
Arabic (NOUN)الفاصل الزمني, فاصل زمني, فاصل, الفواصل الزمنية, فترة, الفترة, فاصلة, فترة زمنية
Bangla বিরতি
Bosnian (Latin) intervala
Bulgarian (NOUN)интервал, промеждутък
Cantonese (Traditional) 區間
Catalan (NOUN)descans
Chinese Simplified 区间
Chinese Traditional 區間
Croatian (NOUN)međuprostor, razmak, prilagode, dozu
Czech (ADJECTIVE)intervalového
(NOUN)časového intervalu
Danish (ADJECTIVE)intervallets
Dutch (NOUN)tussenpoos
Estonian (NOUN)intervall, ajavahemik
Fijian gauna ni wawa
Filipino pagitan ng
Finnish (NOUN)aikaväli, väli, välein
French (NOUN)intervalle, entracte
German (NOUN)Intervall, Pause, Abstand
Greek (NOUN)διάστημα, χρονικού διαστήματος, διάλειμμα
Haitian Creole entèval
Hebrew (NOUN)מרווח זמן, למרווח, במרווח, שמרווח, המרווח, ממרווח, פרק זמן, קטע
Hindi (NOUN)अंतराल
Hmong Daw luv
Hungarian (NOUN)intervallum, időköz, üzenetismétlés, időhatár, időtartam, gyakoriság
Icelandic (NOUN)bil, millibil, tímabil
Indonesian (NOUN)selang
Italian (NOUN)intervallo
Japanese (NOUN)間隔, インターバル, 区間, 期間
Kiswahili (NOUN)nafasi
Korean (NOUN)간격, 인터벌, 구간
Latvian (NOUN)intervālu
Lithuanian (NOUN)intervalas, padala, tarpas, diapazonas
Malagasy tetezamita
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)selang
Maltese (NOUN)intervall, f'intervalli
Norwegian Bokmål intervall
Persian (NOUN)فاصله, بازه
Polish (NOUN)interwał, przedział, odstęp, przerwa
Portuguese (NOUN)intervalo
Querétaro Otomi intervalo ar
Romanian interval de
Russian (NOUN)интервал, промежуток, перерыва
Samoan vaitaimi
Serbian (Cyrillic) интервал
Slovak (ADJECTIVE)intervalový
Slovenian (ADJECTIVE)intervalnega
(NOUN)odmor, presledek, razmik, razdelka
Spanish (NOUN)intervalo
Swedish (NOUN)intervall, mellanrum, tidsintervallet
Tahitian Ekalesia
Tamil (NOUN)இடைவேளை
Telugu ఇంటర్వెల్
Thai (NOUN)ช่วง
Tongan vaha'a
Turkish (NOUN)aralığı
Ukrainian (NOUN)інтервал, проміжок
Urdu (NOUN)وقفہ, انٹرول
Vietnamese (NOUN)khoảng
Welsh (NOUN)cyfwng, ysbaid
Yucatec Maya intervalo u
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