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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

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Zero interest rates also triggered a significant change among Japanese savers.
George Miller, who's expected to replace McKeon as chairman of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, wants to halve the interest rate charged on loans to needy students.
Bernanke initially continued Greenspan's policy of raising interest rates by a quarter point at every meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee.
List all debts according to their annual interest rates, from highest to lowest, and adjust the interest rate to its after-tax interest rate.
I'm afraid that interest rates are going higher," says Ellis, "that's why I have diversification in my bonds, so they provide more security in my portfolio.
No one expects the Fed to hike interest rates dramatically, but a small increase is coming.
The court rejected the IRS's assertion that the differential between market interest rates and the contract interest rates stated in the debt obligations was not an asset.
Because the security either gets put or called in two years' time, no matter what interest rates do in the interim, what the company effectively has issued is a two-year bullet obligation to the put/call date.
Prior to 1987, the same interest rate applied to underpayments and overpayments of tax.
We've been encouraging all our clients not to wait for interest rates to go down, since we feel they're more likely to move upward over the coming months, although they'll remain relatively stable through the Presidential election.
However, the interest rates have different effects on different companies.
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.
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