Definition of inves
1. invest [ v ] make an investment
Examples: "Put money into bonds"
(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 toUsed 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 emperorsSynonyms clothe adorn invest Related Terms equip investiture
4. invest [ v ] provide with power and authority
Examples: "They vested the council with special rights"
5. invest [ v ] place ceremoniously or formally in an office or position
Examples: "there was a ceremony to induct the president of the Academy"
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