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interests

EN[ˈɪnt(ə)ɹɪsts] [ˈɪntɹɛsts]
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    Definition of interests in English Dictionary

  • NounBFinterestPREinter-
    1. plural of interest.
      1. The persons interested in any particular business or cause, taken collectively.
        1. the coal-mining interests
        2. the separatist interests
    2. VerbBFinterestPRinterestingPT, PPinterested
      1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of interest.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • "The tragedy of the commons" is that none wish to make sacrifices of their or their family's interests for the common good.
          • His interest in the program had been running on empty for a while. It's likely the program will be canceled
          • Disclaimer: While I admire the man's accomplishments, I am not a Teslaphile. That said, I am interested in help analysing the capabilities of Tesla's turbine design.
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • If you can plough through the first three chapters, then the plot starts to get interesting.
          • If you can plow through the first three chapters, then the plot starts to get interesting.
          • The judge recused herself from that case, citing a possible conflict of interest.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Noun forms
            • Noun plural forms
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Verb singular forms
                • Third-person singular forms

          Other Vocabulary

          Look-Alike Words
          1. en interest
          2. en interess
          3. fr intérêts
          4. en interested
          5. en enterest
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          Grammatically, this word "interests" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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