Definitions for interestedˈɪn tər ə stɪd, -trə stɪd, -təˌrɛs tɪd

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. interested(adj)

    having or showing interest; especially curiosity or fascination or concern

    "an interested audience"; "interested in sports"; "was interested to hear about her family"; "interested in knowing who was on the telephone"; "interested spectators"

  2. concerned, interested(adj)

    involved in or affected by or having a claim to or share in

    "a memorandum to those concerned"; "an enterprise in which three men are concerned"; "factors concerned in the rise and fall of epidemics"; "the interested parties met to discuss the business"

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  1. interested(Adjective)

    Having or showing interest.

    I'm very interested in going to see that play.

  2. interested(Adjective)

    Motivated by considerations of self-interest; self-serving.

  3. interested(Adjective)

    Owning a share of a company.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Interested

    of Interest

  2. Interested(verb)

    having the attention engaged; having emotion or passion excited; as, an interested listener

  3. Interested(verb)

    having an interest; concerned in a cause or in consequences; liable to be affected or prejudiced; as, an interested witness

  4. Origin: [See Interest, v. t.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'interested' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1277

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'interested' in Written Corpus Frequency: #753

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'interested' in Adjectives Frequency: #140


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