interests 1 of 2

plural of interest
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as in stakes
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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as in interest groups
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

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verb

present tense third-person singular of interest

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“Interests.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/interests. Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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