Definition of 'interested'
Example sentences containing 'interested'
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Nobody is the slightest bit interested in an idea if it has come from outside. Times, Sunday Times (2016) People will be interested in the bout between us as neither of us is a shrinking violet. The Sun (2017)Why on earth would they be interested in something so boring? The Sun (2016)They are interested to learn how to properly cleanse and moisturise their faces. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It seemed like people were more interested in eating than the game. The Sun (2016)It keeps me busy and interested in something. The Sun (2017)Millennials are more interested in meeting up at yoga classes than they are in going down the pub. Times, Sunday Times (2016) People are interested in mobile connectivity. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In love, choose clearly when two people are interested. The Sun (2016)I am interested in something that is much more manageable and has longevity. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The men in their party seemed more interested in us than in our car. Times, Sunday Times (2013)That is why asset management groups are interested in being here. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We are less interested in entrenched businesses that lack an entrepreneurial culture. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The moon makes you strong about love and only interested in people who play fair. The Sun (2011)You will now have a good idea of how interested you are in the lead. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Working abroad was something that always interested me and the timing was right. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We are interested to learn more about the deal. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The issue here is whether your son is interested in meeting his biological father. The Sun (2015)His actions speak only of a man interested in his own ends. The Sun (2011)Lobby groups or interested parties were not the issue here. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They are obviously not interested in new business. Times, Sunday Times (2008) People are interested in local food and quality. Times, Sunday Times (2007)She is no longer interested in spending time with me. The Sun (2012)Neither of the teams was interested in the idea. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Each interested party wants transparency from others but privacy for itself. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It allows an interested party to see if alterations might be viable to make the house work for them. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The staff often views the pastor as the dispenser of tasks rather than one who is genuinely interested in them personally. Christianity Today (2000)Are you interested in meeting them? The Other Side of MeHe was a deeply interested man. Emily Fox-Seton (1901)He added that he was personally more interested in seeing close, unpredictable matches. Times, Sunday Times (2009)You won't interest other people until you are interested in something yourself. The Sun (2009)I am not interested in party politics but I am political. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'interested'
British English: interested /ˈɪntrɪstɪd; -tərɪs-/ ADJECTIVE
If you are interested in something, you think it is important and you are keen to learn more about it or spend time doing it.
I wasn't particularly interested in physics.
- American English: interested
- Arabic: مُهْتَمّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: interessado
- Chinese: 感兴趣的
- Croatian: zainteresiran
- Czech: zaujatý mající zájem
- Danish: interesseret
- Dutch: geïnteresseerd
- European Spanish: interesado
- Finnish: kiinnostunut
- French: intéressé
- German: interessiert
- Greek: ενδιαφερόμενος
- Italian: interessato
- Japanese: 興味がある
- Korean: 흥미를 가진
- Norwegian: interessert
- Polish: zainteresowany
- European Portuguese: interessado
- Romanian: interesat
- Russian: заинтересованный
- Spanish: interesado
- Swedish: intresserad
- Thai: มีความสนใจ
- Turkish: ilgili
- Ukrainian: зацікавлений
- Vietnamese: quan tâm đến
Definition of interested from the Collins English Dictionary
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