interaction etymology

English word interaction comes from English action, English inter- (Between, amid, among, during, within, mutual, reciprocal.)

Detailed word origin of interaction

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
action English (eng) (art, painting and sculpture) The attitude or position of the several parts of the body as expressive of the sentiment or passion depicted.. (bowling) spin put on the bowling ball.. (business, obsolete, a Gallicism) A share in the capital stock of a joint-stock company, or in the public funds.. (legal) A charge or other process in a law court (also called lawsuit and actio).. (mathematics) A [...]
inter- English (eng) Between, amid, among, during, within, mutual, reciprocal.
interaction English (eng) A conversation or exchange between people.. The situation or occurrence in which two or more objects or events act upon one another to produce a new effect; the effect resulting from such a situation or occurrence.

Words with the same origin as interaction

Descendants of inter-
interact interface international interstate lard