How Do You Spell INTEREST?

Correct spelling for the English word "interest" is [ˈɪntɹəst], [ˈɪntɹəst], [ˈɪ_n_t_ɹ_ə_s_t]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of INTEREST

  1. To engage the attention of; to awaken interest in; to excite emotion or passion in, in behalf of a person or thing; as, the subject did not interest him; to interest one in charitable work.

Common Misspellings for INTEREST

Below is the list of 706 misspellings for the word "interest".

Usage Examples for INTEREST

  1. " Oh, yes," she replied, with interest. - "The Hollow of Her Hand" by George Barr McCutcheon
  2. He looked at the Vicomtesse with a new interest. - "The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill" by Winston Churchill
  3. " Perhaps I was mistaken in saying it was work I wanted, but it is certainly interest. - "Pixie O'Shaughnessy" by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  4. After that we took more interest in the children. - "A Circuit Rider's Wife" by Corra Harris
  5. I thought I should like her at first; she was so kind, and seemed to take such an interest in me. - "The Legacy of Cain" by Wilkie Collins