interested definition

  • adjective:
    • Having or showing curiosity, fascination, or concern: i am interested to listen to about your family members.
    • Possessing a right, claim, or risk: an interested party in property. See Usage Note at disinterested.
    • Having or showing interest.
    • Motivated by factors of self-interest; self-serving.
    • getting a share of a business.
    • getting the attention engaged; having emotion or enthusiasm excited.
    • Having a pastime; concerned in a cause or perhaps in effects; prone to be impacted or prejudiced.
    • involved with or affected by or having a claim to or share in
    • having or showing interest; specifically curiosity or fascination or issue
  • verb:
    • Easy past tight and past participle of interest.
  • others:
    • Concerned in an underlying cause or in consequences; ergo, biased by private considerations; concerned chiefly for one's private advantage; in addition, springing from or impacted by self-interest or selfishness: as, an interested witness.
    • Having an interest or share; having cash involved: as, one contemplating the resources.

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