• Definition for "conflict of interest"
    • A conflict between someone's private interests and community…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "conflict of interest"
    • Most legislators either already have been,…
    • View More
  • Quotes for "conflict of interest"
    • "Mandatory auditor rotation is designed to…"
    • View More
  • Hypernym for "conflict of interest"
  • Urban Dictionary for "conflict of interest"
    • A financial, emotional, reputational, or other…
    • View More

conflict of interest definition

  • noun:
    • A conflict between someone's private interests and community obligations.
    • a predicament for which somebody able of trust, like an attorney, insurance adjuster, a politician, administrator or director of a corporation or a medical study scientist or doctor, has competing expert or private interests.
    • a situation where a public official's choices are impacted by the official's personal passions
53 votes

How would you define conflict of interest?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!