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Turkish translation of “interest”

interest

noun
 
 
/ˈɪntrəst/
FEELING [U, no plural] B1 the feeling of wanting to give attention to something or discover more about it
ilgi, alaka
Mark had an interest in the media and wanted to become a journalist. After a while he simply lost interest in (= stopped being interested) his studies. Bindi felt that her father didn't take much of an interest in her (= he was not very interested).Excitement, interest, energy and enthusiasm
ACTIVITY/SUBJECT [C] B1 something you enjoy doing, studying, or experiencing
ilgi çeken/önemli şey
We share a lot of the same interests, particularly music and football.Pastimes - general words
MONEY YOU PAY [U] B2 the extra money that you must pay to a bank, company, etc which has lent you money
ödenen faiz
low interest rates Savings, interest and capitalBanks and bank accounts
MONEY YOU EARN [U] B2 the money you earn from keeping your money in a bank account
faiz, kazanç
Savings, interest and capital
QUALITY [U] B1 a quality that makes you think something is interesting
kalite
Would this book be of any interest to you?Excitement, interest, energy and enthusiasm
ADVANTAGE [C, U] something that gives someone or something an advantage
yarar, çıkar, kazanç, menfaat, kâr
A union looks after the interests of its members.Useful or advantageous
be in sb's interest(s) to help someone and give them an advantage
yararına, çıkarına
It may not be in your interests to change jobs so soon.Advantage and disadvantage
in the interest(s) of sth in order to achieve a particular situation or quality
...için; uğruna
In the interest of safety, passengers are advised to wear their seat belts at all times.Causing things to happen
LEGAL RIGHT [C] formal the legal right to own or receive part of a building, company, profits, etc
pay, hisse
→ See also self-interest, vested interestBelongings and possessions
(Definition of interest noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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