Another mass shooting has taken the lives of innocent kids, interrupting Benghazi coverage on Fox News.
Oren immediately broke in—“Not refugees”—interrupting the rabbi with the correction.
Second note: Sullivan claims Romney is interrupting Crowley.
c.1400, "to interfere with a legal right," from Latin interruptus, past participle of interrumpere "break apart, break off," from inter- "between" (see inter-) + rumpere "to break" (see rupture (n.), and compare corrupt). Meaning "to break into (a speech, etc.)" is early 15c. Related: Interrupted; interrupting.
1957, originally in computers, from interupt (v.).