interest sb in sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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interest sb in sth

phrasal verb with interest uk   /ˈɪn.trəst/  us   /-trɪst/ verb [T]
Someone might ​ask if they can ​interest you in something when that ​person is ​trying to ​persuade you to ​buy something or is ​offering you something: Can I ​interest you in ​our new ​range of ​kitchenfittings, ​madam? I don't ​suppose I can ​interest you in a ​quickdrink after ​work, can I?
(Definition of interest sb in sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “interest sb in sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 劝(某人)买, 请(某人)吃(或喝)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 勸(某人)買, 請(某人)吃(或喝)…
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