Definisi 'interest'

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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
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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
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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
More Word(s)
engage, prosecute, pursue, bore, tire, matter to, interesting, involve, concern, occupy, uninterestingness, interestingness, involvement, occupation, uninteresting, jurisprudence, law, plural, plural form, diversion, recreation, benefit, welfare, power, curiosity, social group, part, fixed charge,
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