Synonyms for intercept
Synonyms for (noun) intercept
Definition: the point at which a line intersects a coordinate axis
Similar words: point
Definition: a geometric element that has position but no extension
Usage: a point is defined by its coordinates
Synonyms for (verb) intercept
Synonyms: stop, intercept
Definition: seize on its way
Usage: The fighter plane was ordered to intercept an aircraft that had entered the country's airspace
Definition: take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of
Usage: Catch the ball!; Grab the elevator door!
Definition: tap a telephone or telegraph wire to get information
Usage: The FBI was tapping the phone line of the suspected spy; Is this hotel room bugged?