investment


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Synonyms for investment

Synonyms for investment

a prolonged surrounding of an objective by hostile troops

Synonyms for investment

money that is invested with an expectation of profit

the commitment of something other than money (time, energy, or effort) to a project with the expectation of some worthwhile result

outer layer or covering of an organ or part or organism

the act of putting on robes or vestments

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the ceremonial act of clothing someone in the insignia of an office

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Also, profitable investments in trades where the power of the prince of this world showed its most active devices, became sanctified by a right application of the profits in the hands of God's servant.
I'm not at all sure that she would approve of my helping you to this investment.
The Rockefellers went into gas and electricity when those industries had developed to the safe investment stage.
As a happiness investment in joy of beauty and climate, it was worth a thousand times the price asked.
Mr Baptist, sole lodger of Mr and Mrs Plornish was reputed in whispers to lay by the savings which were the result of his simple and moderate life, for investment in one of Mr Merdle's certain enterprises.
Quitting the investment subject, after an interval of silent looking at the fire through the smoke of his pipe, he told Pancks how and why he was occupied with the great National Department.
You'd have to set the lawyer to work now to find an investment, and make no end o' expense.
neighbour, I would I knew in what good investment all these supplies are sunk.
Part of his money is supposed to be in the Funds, and part laid out in railway investments, which have survived the panic of eighteen hundred and forty-six, and are rapidly rising in value.
Letterblair was the head, and which were mainly engaged in the management of large estates and "conservative" investments, there were always two or three young men, fairly well-off, and without professional ambition, who, for a certain number of hours of each day, sat at their desks accomplishing trivial tasks, or simply reading the newspapers.
Groves, the butler, who read the money articles in the Standard every morning with solemn interest and who was suspected of investments, announced that from what he could make out the governor must have landed a tidy little lump yesterday.
The investments, of course, are all above suspicion.
The reason I asked is that I have small investments to make myself from time to time, and my present broker is a rascal.
Even as articles of commerce and safe investments for money, they have now (as some disinterested collectors who dine at certain annual dinners I know of, can testify) distanced the old pictures in the race.
He had made a clean breast, had been forgiven, and the great thing now was to forget his failure, and to send it the way of other unsuccessful investments.