Die Übersetzung von "interest" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /ˈintrəst, (American) ˈintərist/

curiosity; attention

That newspaper story is bound to arouse interest.

a matter, activity etc that is of special concern to one

chose qui intéresse (qqn)
Gardening is one of my main interests.

money paid in return for borrowing a usually large sum of money

The (rate of) interest on this loan is eight per cent
(also adjective) the interest rate.

(a share in the ownership of) a business firm etc

He bought an interest in the nightclub.

a group of connected businesses which act together to their own advantage

I suspect that the scheme will be opposed by the banking interest (= all the banks acting together).
interested adjective

(often with in) showing attention or having curiosity

intéressé (par)
He’s not interested in politics
Don’t tell me any more – I’m not interested
I’ll be interested to see what happens next week.

(often with in) willing, or wanting, to do, buy etc

intéressé (par)
Are you interested in (buying) a second-hand car?

personally involved in a particular business, project etc and therefore likely to be anxious about decisions made regarding it

You must consult the other interested parties (= the other people involved).
interesting adjective (negative uninteresting)

an interesting book.
interestingly adverb

de façon intéressante
in one’s (own) interest

bringing, or in order to bring, advantage, benefit, help etc to oneself etc

dans son (propre) intérêt
It would be in our own interest to help him, as he may be able to help us later.
in the interest(s) of

in order to get, achieve, increase etc

dans l’intérêt de
The political march was banned in the interests of public safety.
lose interest

to stop being interested

se désintéresser de
He used to be very active in politics, but he’s lost interest now.
take an interest

to be interested

s’intéresser (à)
I take a great interest in everything they do.

(Die Übersetzung von "interest" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)