interchange (interchanges, present participle interchanging; past and past participle interchanged)
- (transitive) to switch (each of two things)
- to interchange places
- (transitive) to mutually give and receive (something); to exchange
- c. 1591–1592, William Shakespeare, “The Third Part of Henry the Sixt, […]”, in Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies: Published According to the True Originall Copies (First Folio), London: Printed by Isaac Iaggard, and Ed[ward] Blount, published 1623, OCLC 606515358 ↗, [Act IV, scene vii]:
- I shall interchange / My waned state for Henry's regal crown.
- (intransitive) to swap or change places
- (transitive) to alternate; to intermingle or vary
- to interchange cares with pleasures
- (transport) To act as or carry out an interchange (noun, senses 2, 3).
- (to switch each of two things) exchange, swap; See also Thesaurus:switch
- (to mutually give and receive something) exchange, trade; See also Thesaurus:trade
- (to change places)
- (to alternate) See also Thesaurus:alternate or Thesaurus:mix
- Portuguese: alternar
- An act of interchanging.
- A highway junction in which traffic may change from one road to another without crossing a stream of traffic.
- (rail transport) A connection between two or more lines, services or modes of transport; a station at which such a connection can be made.
- Holborn tube station is the only interchange between the London Underground Central and Piccadilly Lines
- (rail transport) outerchange (in some contexts only, see usage notes)
- French: échangeur autoroutier
- Portuguese: trevo rodoviário
- Russian: у́зел