(redirected from Interest rates)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • all
  • noun
  • verb
  • phrase

Synonyms for interest

Synonyms for interest

mental acquisitiveness

curiosity about or attention to someone or something

something that contributes to or increases one's well-being

a right or legal share in something

to arouse the interest and attention of

Synonyms for interest

a sense of concern with and curiosity about someone or something

a reason for wanting something done


the power of attracting or holding one's attention (because it is unusual or exciting etc.)

a fixed charge for borrowing money

(usually plural) a social group whose members control some field of activity and who have common aims

a diversion that occupies one's time and thoughts (usually pleasantly)

be on the mind of

References in periodicals archive ?
Normally, the figure should be roughly 7-8 percent of GDE Thus, long-term bond holdings should be eliminated and interest rates (short and long) be normalized.
The majority of people still believe this is the road to prosperity, that with lower interest rates businesses do better and banks do better and everyone is going to be happy.
Pay off lower interest rate debts in order based on the after-tax interest rate.
Lay's firm, which specializes in bond investing, believes interest rates have stayed low for so long because investors around the world have turned to bonds as a safe haven to park their money in light of so much global uncertainty.
Though looming interest rate hikes will likely prevent a boom, opportunities exist to improve your position in 2005.
167(a) and favorable financing, stating that "[w]e have no problem equating a right to use money at a below-market interest rate with a right to use property at a below-market rental rate.
At the end of the day, they represent a speculative instrument and an additional bet on the direction of interest rates that I just don't need.
94-60,(8) the IRS ruled that a taxpayer will not be charged the higher interest rate under section 6621 on an underpayment that is satisfied by credit of an overpayment arising in the same taxable year.
Locking up the longest term, especially when the business is doing well, is optimal considering the volatile nature of both the LTC business and interest rates.
Higher interest rates will lead to higher investment portfolio returns.
Prospectors hardest hit by escalating interest rates
Why liberals should hate Volcker and Greenspan and love low interest rates
Malaga's interest rate spread normally contracts during periods of rising interest rates due to an inherent lag as its loans re-price more slowly than its deposits and borrowings, resulting in lower net interest income for Malaga until the loans fully re-price once interest rates stabilize.
Federal Reserve will continue hiking interest rates because of the impact of housing inflation on consumption and concern about the market becoming overly speculative.
The interest rates of many ARMs aren't attuned to the prime interest rate but to bank deposits in specific regions of the country or to international indexes such as LIBOB (London InterBank Offered Rate).
Full browser ?