invest as

Definition of invest as


  1. :  to give (someone) the power and authority of (a particular position or title) The group invested her as chairperson.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to array in the symbols of office or honor

    :  to furnish with power or authority

    :  to grant someone control or authority over :  vest

  1. :  to commit (money) in order to earn a financial return

    :  to make use of for future benefits or advantages

    :  to involve or engage especially emotionally

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