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interests

noun
plural of interest

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a legal right to participation in the advantages, profits, and responsibility of something
  • all of the workers at the food cooperative have an interest in it

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2 a commercial or industrial activity or organization
  • a multinational corporation with interests on every continent

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3 a group of people with a common identifying interest that they seek to protect and promote
  • the contention that the nation's financial interests have too much power

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interests

verb
present tense third-person singular of interest

Synonyms & Antonyms of interests (Entry 2 of 2)

to hold the attention of
  • the book didn't interest me, so I ended up watching the parade of people on the sidewalk

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“Interests.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/interests. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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