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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

  2. Interestedverb

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

  3. Interestedverb

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

  4. 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. Daniel Radcliffe:

    I'm not a religious person. My mom was of Jewish blood and my dad was Protestant... I'm very interested in religion as something to study, but I'm not a religious person in the slightest.

  2. Ruben Figuera:

    They announced to us their intention to sell their participation in Petromacareo. There is another company interested in buying, we can't say who it is.

  3. Paul Pieroni:

    I think she wants to give people the benefit of the doubt and is interested in creating a framework for these accounts that isn't literally dismissive.

  4. Deborah Birx:

    That doesn't mean that Fox News will show promise in Americans, fox News showed promise in the test tubes. We are very interested in making sure we have eliminated red tape to make the drug available through their physicians, and study it at the same time. At the same time, we are doing clinical trials on other products we think also will show promise.

  5. Michael Paterson:

    All my family were Labour Party supporters, my dad was and so was my granddad, but where has it got us? Labour has had 80 years to stand up for Scotland but the only time they are interested in what ordinary people have to say is during an election when they take our support for granted. Well, they're not getting my vote this time.

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