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English definition of “interview”

interview

noun [C]     /ˈɪn.tə.vjuː/ US  /-t̬ɚ-/
B1 a meeting in which someone asks you questions to see if you are suitable for a job or course: a job interview I had an interview for a job with a publishing firm.Questioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning B1 a meeting in which someone is asked questions about themselves for a newspaper article, television show, etc.: an exclusive interview with Johnny Depp In a television interview last night she denied she had any intention of resigning.Questioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning a meeting in which the police ask someone questions to see if they have committed a crimeQuestioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning
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