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Definitions for interested
ˈɪn tər ə stɪd, -trə stɪd, -təˌrɛs tɪdin·ter·est·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. interestedadjective

    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, interestedadjective

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. interestedadjective

    Having or showing interest.

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

  2. interestedadjective

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

  3. interestedadjective

    Owning a share of a company.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Interested

    of Interest

    Etymology: [See Interest, v. t.]

  2. Interestedverb

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

    Etymology: [See Interest, v. t.]

  3. Interestedverb

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

    Etymology: [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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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of interested in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of interested in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of interested in a Sentence

  1. Siobhan Morden:

    Argentina wants to show it has a different economic team, and intends to mitigate the tense relations with the holdouts and the courts, it is interested in showing a different face for Argentina and that includes a different legal team.

  2. Max Henn:

    More bookish, perhaps, certainly more cultivated, more educated and more interested in the world in which they live. Courteous. Pleasant. Decent.

  3. Gavin Newsoms:

    I am not interested in sending $3.5 billion in federal funding that was allocated to this project back to Donald Trump.

  4. Tad Devine:

    Is there a new phase that we are doing? No, we are not interested in it.

  5. Hillary Clinton:

    I think this is a much more complicated issue than pointing to any one piece of legislation and saying well if we just pass that everything would be fine, if you go back and look at what happened in the great recession, it was mortgage companies, it was insurance companies, it was non-commercial banking entities, who were as big if not bigger contributors to the collapse. So I am not interested in just saying there is one answer to the too-big-to-fail problem.

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