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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. Dan White:

    The craft beer industry has witnessed continued, fast-paced growth, because American consumers are increasingly interested in supporting a product that’s crafted in their local area.

  2. Daniel Ek:

    We want to go further with our platform, the only case where we would be interested in selling the company is if someone would offer the possibility of a larger platform.

  3. Mike Heatwole:

    Our view is that if the president is interested in the. issue he should try to hear from all perspectives about it. including those closest to Pebble who would like the jobs Pebble. may provide.

  4. Amos Gilad:

    The Palestinian Authority is not interested in matters deteriorating, because then they would be swallowed up in the cloud of violence and the fire and terror that is liable to develop.

  5. Iraq Perry:

    Barack Obama was more interested in making a political statement than he was living in the world of reality, there's delusional thinking going on at the White House.

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