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investment

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of investment

  1. 1 the cutting off of an area by military means to stop the flow of people or supplies the investment of Cuba was one of the decisive moments in the Cuban Missile Crisis Synonyms of investment beleaguerment, blockade, leaguer, siegeWords Related to investment counterblockade; containment, encirclement, encompassment; confinement, insulation, isolation, quarantine, seclusion, segregation, sequestration; incarceration, internment

  2. 2 the process or an instance of being formally placed in an office or organization the investment of a new diocesan bishop is typically a grand and solemn occasion Synonyms of investment baptism, inaugural, inauguration, induction, initiation, installment (also instalment), investiture, installationWords Related to investment enlistment, enrollment (also enrolment); promotionNear Antonyms of investment discharge, removal



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