Translation of "interest" - English-Turkish dictionary

interest

noun uk us /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).
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.
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
MONEY YOU EARN [ U ]

B2 the money you earn from keeping your money in a bank account

faiz, kazanç
QUALITY [ U ]

B1 a quality that makes you think something is interesting

kalite
Would this book be of any interest to you?
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.
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.
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.
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 interest

(Translation of “interest noun” from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English–Turkish © Cambridge University Press)