noninterest

adjective
non·​in·​ter·​est | \ ˌnän-ˈin-t(ə-)rəst How to pronounce noninterest (audio) ; -ˈin-tə-ˌrest, -ˌtrest; -ˈin-tərst \

Definition of noninterest

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: not of, resulting from, or being interest (as on a loan or an investment) noninterest income

noninterest

noun

Definition of noninterest (Entry 2 of 2)

: a lack of interest in something (such as a topic) He grew up with a noninterest in sports that still exists.— Mark Blaudschun

Examples of noninterest in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web: Adjective Wells Fargo’s interest income fell 19% from a year ago to $9.37 billion, while its noninterest income declined 9% to $9.49 billion. Ben Eisen, WSJ, "Wells Fargo Earnings Drop 56% Despite Pandemic Hit Subsiding," 14 Oct. 2020 Bank of America reported an increase of 0.4% in noninterest income. Ben Eisen, WSJ, "Bank of America Earnings Slip Amid Lower Rates," 15 Jan. 2020 The firm posted net interest income of $75.2 million, noninterest income of $102.7 million, and net income of $25.9 million in 2018. Polina Marinova, Fortune, "WeWork Tries to Address Investor Concerns With Big Governance Changes: Term Sheet," 13 Sep. 2019 The firm posted net interest income of $75.2 million, noninterest income of $102.7 million, and net income of $25.9 million in 2018. Polina Marinova, Fortune, "WeWork Tries to Address Investor Concerns With Big Governance Changes: Term Sheet," 13 Sep. 2019 The firm posted net interest income of $75.2 million, noninterest income of $102.7 million, and net income of $25.9 million in 2018. Polina Marinova, Fortune, "WeWork Tries to Address Investor Concerns With Big Governance Changes: Term Sheet," 13 Sep. 2019 The firm posted net interest income of $75.2 million, noninterest income of $102.7 million, and net income of $25.9 million in 2018. Polina Marinova, Fortune, "WeWork Tries to Address Investor Concerns With Big Governance Changes: Term Sheet," 13 Sep. 2019 The firm posted net interest income of $75.2 million, noninterest income of $102.7 million, and net income of $25.9 million in 2018. Polina Marinova, Fortune, "WeWork Tries to Address Investor Concerns With Big Governance Changes: Term Sheet," 13 Sep. 2019 The firm posted net interest income of $75.2 million, noninterest income of $102.7 million, and net income of $25.9 million in 2018. Polina Marinova, Fortune, "WeWork Tries to Address Investor Concerns With Big Governance Changes: Term Sheet," 13 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of noninterest

Adjective

1914, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1896, in the meaning defined above

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“Noninterest.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noninterest. Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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