Synonyms for intervention

Synonyms for (noun) intervention

Synonyms: intervention, treatment

Definition: care provided to improve a situation (especially medical procedures or applications that are intended to relieve illness or injury)

Similar words: tending, care, aid, attention

Definition: the work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something

Usage: no medical care was required; the old car needs constant attention

Synonyms: intervention

Definition: (law) a proceeding that permits a person to enter into a lawsuit already in progress; admission of person not an original party to the suit so that person can protect some right or interest that is allegedly affected by the proceedings

Usage: the purpose of intervention is to prevent unnecessary duplication of lawsuits

Similar words: legal proceeding, proceeding, proceedings

Definition: (law) the institution of a sequence of steps by which legal judgments are invoked

Synonyms: interposition, intervention

Definition: the act or fact of interposing one thing between or among others

Similar words: position, positioning, placement, locating, location, emplacement

Definition: the act of putting something in a certain place

Synonyms: intercession, intervention

Definition: the act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute, etc.)

Usage: it occurs without human intervention

Similar words: participation, involution, involvement, engagement

Definition: the act of sharing in the activities of a group

Usage: the teacher tried to increase his students' engagement in class activities

Synonyms: interference, intervention

Definition: a policy of intervening in the affairs of other countries

Similar words: foreign policy

Definition: a policy governing international relations

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