interest englannista suomeksi
mielenkiinnon kohde, harrastus
(senseid) Any excess over and above an exact equivalent
(RQ:Shakespeare Henry 4-1)
(senseid) Attention that is given to or received from someone or something.
(RQ:Maxwell Mirror and the Lamp) St. Bede's at this period of its history was perhaps the poorest and most miserable parish in the East End of London. Close-packed, crushed by the buttressed height of the railway viaduct, rendered airless by huge walls of factories, it at once banished lively interest from a stranger's mind and left only a dull oppression of the spirit.
Something or someone one is interested in.
(senseid) Condition or quality of exciting concern or being of importance.
1809, Taylor Coleridge|Samuel Taylor Coleridge, ''The Friend'', Essay VIII:
- The conscience, indeed, is already violated when to moral good or evil we oppose things possessing no moral interest.
(RQ:Montaigne Florio Essayes)
The persons interested in any particular business or measure, taken collectively.
To engage the attention of; to awaken interest in; to excite emotion or passion in, in behalf of a person or thing.
''It might interest you to learn that others have already tried that approach.''
''Action films don't really interest me.''
To be concerned with or engaged in; to affect; to concern; to excite.
(RQ:Ford Perkin Warbec)
- Or rather, gracious sir, / Create me to this glory, since my cause / Doth interest this fair quarrel.
To cause or permit to share.
- The mystical communion of all faithful men is such as maketh every one to be interested in those precious blessings which any one of them receiveth at God's hands.