invest as

phrasal verb
invested as; investing as; invests as

Definition of invest as

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

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“Invest as.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/invest%20as. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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