Definisi 'interest'

English to English
noun
1 a sense of concern with and curiosity about someone or something Terjemahkan
Example:
an interest in music
source: wordnet30

2 a reason for wanting something done Terjemahkan
Example:
for your sake
died for the sake of his country
in the interest of safety
in the common interest
source: wordnet30

3 the power of attracting or holding one's attention (because it is unusual or exciting etc.) Terjemahkan
Example:
they said nothing of great interest
primary colors can add interest to a room
source: wordnet30

4 a fixed charge for borrowing money; usually a percentage of the amount borrowed Terjemahkan
Example:
how much interest do you pay on your mortgage?
source: wordnet30

5 (law) a right or legal share of something; a financial involvement with something Terjemahkan
Example:
they have interests all over the world
a stake in the company's future
source: wordnet30

6 (usually plural) a social group whose members control some field of activity and who have common aims Terjemahkan
Example:
the iron interests stepped up production
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7 a diversion that occupies one's time and thoughts (usually pleasantly) Terjemahkan
Example:
sailing is her favorite pastime
his main pastime is gambling
he counts reading among his interests
they criticized the boy for his limited pursuits
source: wordnet30

8 Excitement of feeling, whether pleasant or painful, accompanying special attention to some object; concern. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
9 excite the curiosity of; engage the interest of Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

10 be on the mind of Terjemahkan
Example:
I worry about the second Germanic consonant shift
source: wordnet30

11 be of importance or consequence Terjemahkan
Example:
This matters to me!
source: wordnet30

12 To engage the attention of; to awaken interest in; to excite emotion or passion in, in behalf of a person or thing; as, the subject did not interest him; to interest one in charitable work. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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