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Definition of Invest

Invest

  1. To put garments on; to clothe; to dress; to array; -- opposed to divest. Usually followed by with, sometimes by in; as, to invest one with a robe.
  2. To put on.
  3. To clothe, as with office or authority; to place in possession of rank, dignity, or estate; to endow; to adorn; to grace; to bedeck; as, to invest with honor or glory; to invest with an estate.
  4. To surround, accompany, or attend.
  5. To confer; to give.
  6. To inclose; to surround of hem in with troops, so as to intercept succors of men and provisions and prevent escape; to lay siege to; as, to invest a town.
  7. To lay out (money or capital) in business with the /iew of obtaining an income or profit; as, to invest money in bank stock.
  8. To make an investment; as, to invest in stocks; -- usually followed by in.
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Invest Translations

invest in French is investissez, investissent, investis, investir
invest in German is investiere, investieren
invest in Italian is abbordo, investire
invest in Latin is obsideo, obsido
invest in Norwegian is investere
invest in Spanish is invertir
invest in Swedish is investera
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