What does vested mean?

Definitions for vestedˈvɛs tɪd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word vested.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vested(adj)

    fixed and absolute and without contingency

    "a vested right"

Wiktionary

  1. vested(Adjective)

    settled, fixed or absolute, with no contingencies.

  2. vested(Adjective)

    dressed or clothed, especially in vestments

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vested

    of Vest

  2. Vested(adj)

    clothed; robed; wearing vestments

  3. Vested(adj)

    not in a state of contingency or suspension; fixed; as, vested rights; vested interests

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vested in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vested in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Joseph Schumpeter:

    Capitalism inevitably and by virtue of the very logic of its civilization creates, educates and subsidizes a vested interest in social unrest.

  2. Hoshiyar Zebari:

    We have a vested interest in this deal because we believe it will reduce tensions. Basically we don't want Iraq to be a score-settling ground between the United States and Iran.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    The crux of whole problem of the world is that most people take most often an opinion as a fact and a fact as an opinion; and this is all usually done out of self-vested interest only.

  4. Jason Stearns:

    The big question is whether this is part of a larger strategy of delaying elections, everyone who is in this new government has a vested interest in staying in government as long as possible.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    A woman is so selfish that in order to safeguard her vested-interest and secure high position, she may even poison with words the minds of her children against her own man or anyone as close one.

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