Interruptable vs. Interruptible: What's the Difference?
"Interruptable" is an incorrect spelling. The correct spelling is "Interruptible," which means capable of being interrupted.
Which is correct: Interruptable or Interruptible
How to spell Interruptible?
Interruptable is Incorrect
Interruptible is Correct
Remember "interrupt" as the root; add "-ible" not "-able".
Associate "interruptible" with similar words like "perceptible" or "convertible".
Consider "interrupt" + "ible", both end in "t".
Use spelling checkers which will flag "interruptable".
Recall that "able" doesn't fit well after "interrupt".
Interruptable and Interruptible Definitions
Interruptable is an incorrect spelling of Interruptible.
Capable of being interrupted or halted.
The meeting was interruptible for urgent matters.
Admitting of interruption in continuity.
The software has an interruptible process.
Susceptible to pauses or breaks.
An interruptible power supply allows for seamless switching.
Allows for pauses without significant impact.
The procedure is interruptible if needed.
Can be stopped or paused at intervals.
The task was interruptible by design.
To break the continuity or uniformity of
Rain interrupted our baseball game.
To stop (someone engaged in an activity) by saying or doing something
The baby interrupted me while I was on the phone.
To cause an activity to stop by saying or doing something.
A signal to a computer that stops the execution of a running program so that another action can be performed.
A circuit that conveys a signal stopping the execution of a running program.
Able to be interrupted.
Why is it called Interruptible?
Derived from "interrupt" with the suffix "-ible" indicating capability or susceptibility.
What is the verb form of Interruptible?
What is the root word of Interruptible?
What is the pronunciation of Interruptible?
What is the singular form of Interruptible?
"Interruptible" (it's an adjective, so it doesn't have a singular/plural distinction).
What is the plural form of Interruptible?
Adjectives like "interruptible" don't have plural forms in English.
Which preposition is used with Interruptible?
Varies by context, e.g., "interruptible by" or "interruptible with".
Is Interruptible an abstract noun?
Which article is used with Interruptible?
Both "a" (before consonant sounds) and "an" (before vowel sounds) can be used, but "an" is common due to its pronunciation.
Which vowel is used before Interruptible?
The indefinite article "an" is used: "an interruptible".
Which conjunction is used with Interruptible?
Any can be used; depends on context.
Is Interruptible a negative or positive word?
Neutral, it describes capability.
Is Interruptible a countable noun?
"Interruptible" is an adjective, not a noun.
Is Interruptible a collective noun?
What part of speech is Interruptible?
What is the third form of Interruptible?
What is the opposite of Interruptible?
"Non-interruptible" or "uninterruptible".
What is the first form of Interruptible?
There's no verb form for "interruptible". The related verb is "interrupt".
Is Interruptible a noun or adjective?
Is Interruptible an adverb?
Is the Interruptible term a metaphor?
No, it's a literal descriptor.
Is the word Interruptible imperative?
What is a stressed syllable in Interruptible?
The second syllable, "ter".
What is another term for Interruptible?
"Pause-able" or "stoppable", though less formal.
What is the second form of Interruptible?
Is Interruptible a vowel or consonant?
The term "interruptible" contains both vowels and consonants.
How many syllables are in Interruptible?
How do we divide Interruptible into syllables?
Which determiner is used with Interruptible?
It depends on the context; e.g., "this" interruptible process, "that" interruptible function, etc.
How is Interruptible used in a sentence?
The streaming service offered an interruptible download feature, allowing users to pause and resume at will.
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