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English definition of “interested”

interested

adjective (LEGAL RIGHT)    /ˈɪn.trəs.tɪd/ US  /-trɪs-/
relating to a person or group who have a connection with a particular situation, event, business, etc.: All interested parties (= people who are involved) are advised to contact this office.Taking part and getting involvedGetting involved for one's own benefit or against others' will
(Definition of interested adjective (LEGAL RIGHT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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