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Definition of inves

"inves" is probably misspelled. Trying invest instead Definition of invest

1. invest [ v ] make an investment
Examples: "Put money into bonds"

Used in print:

(Orlin J. Scoville, Part-Time Farming...)

It may not be profitable for a part-time farmer to own the labor-saving machinery that a full-time farmer can invest in profitably .

Returns for money and labor invested may be small even in a good year .

To figure the value of the farm in_terms_of investment income , divide the estimated annual net farm income by the percentage that you could expect to get in interest if the money were invested in some other way .

Synonyms put invest commit place Related Terms divest spend fund speculate tie_up roll_over shelter buy_into investing investor commitment

2. invest [ v ] give qualities or abilities to

Used in print:

(87th Congress, 1st Session. House Document No. 247....)

But this we know : Here is a great life that in every area of American politics gives the American people occasion for pride and that has invested the democratic process with the_most decent qualities of honor , decency , and self-respect .

Synonyms endow invest gift empower endue indue Related Terms enable cover endowment

3. invest [ v ] furnish with power or authority; of kings or emperors

Synonyms clothe adorn invest Related Terms equip investiture

4. invest [ v ] provide with power and authority
Examples: "They vested the council with special rights"

Synonyms vest enthrone invest Related Terms divest install crown ordain ordain enthrone ordain coronation

5. invest [ v ] place ceremoniously or formally in an office or position
Examples: "there was a ceremony to induct the president of the Academy"

Synonyms induct seat invest Related Terms install seat inductee

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