in the interest of

Definition of in the interest of

  1. :  in order to achieve (a particular goal or result) In the interest of fairness, we decided to get everyone's opinion before making a decision.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  right, title, or legal share in something

    :  participation in advantage and responsibility

    :  business, company

  1. :  to induce or persuade to participate or engage

    :  to engage the attention or arouse the interest of

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to criticize severely

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