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Interest

Antonyms for interest:

bore, turn off, tire, indifference, apathy, disregard, repel.

Synonyms for interest:

Sense 1

excite, kindle, turn on, nose for news, tax, fixation, pay, transfix, stimulate, inspire, enthusiasm, sweep along, hypnotize, pump up, enthuse, impress, thrill, energize, interestedness, affect, grab, enchant, hook, bewitch, pulsate, love affair, rush, curiousness, motivation, dazzle, blow away, entertain, public interest, pull, captivate, mesmerize, vested interest, importance, sell, fire up, stir, exhilarate, consume, titillate, grip, department, passion, notion, whip into, tantalize, expense, renaissance, electrify, revenue, discount rate, monomania, tempt, knock out, do for, animate.

Sense 2

benefit, profit, proceeds, wow, demand, regard, entrance, addition, arrest, enlist, magnetize, attract, matter.

Sense 3

intrigue, concernment.

Sense 8

title.

amuse

recreate, entertain, gratify.

attractiveness

appeal.

charm

fascinate.

deduction

discount.

demand

claim.

earnings

income.

engross

immerse.

vividness

color.

Other synonyms and related words:

benefit, importance, intrigue, engage, affect, regard, title, claim, bear on, involve, matter, gain, advantage, sake, appeal, touch, demand, fascinate, amuse, interestedness, profit, attract, pastime, concernment.

Sense 1 (noun)

inspire, dazzle, enthuse.

Sense 2 (noun)

fixation, motivation, love affair, public interest, passion, profit, gain.

Sense 7 (noun)

curiousness.

Sense 8 (noun)

concernment, interestedness, regard.

Sense 9 (noun)

advantage, benefit.

Sense 10 (noun)

claim, title.

Sense 11 (noun)

attract, turn on, intrigue, excite.

advantage (noun)

benefit, gain, well-being, profit, advantage, welfare.

affair (noun)

matter.

attention (noun)

concentration, entrancement, heedfulness, diligence, alertness, observation, scrutiny, concern, caution, immersion, intentness, enrapture, absorption, rapture, attentiveness, watchfulness, consideration, engrossment, attention, fascination, notice, care, mindfulness, regardfulness.

attraction, curiosity (noun)

notice, hobby, passion, care, absorption, concern, concernment, attentiveness, enthusiasm, activity, importance, pursuit, matter, interestedness, engrossment, regard, pastime.

cognition (noun)

involvement.

concern (noun)

enthusiasm.

curiosity (noun)

nosiness, curiosity, inquisitiveness.

importance (noun)

importance.

interest (noun)

sake, pursuit, interest group, occupy, stake, pastime, interestingness, matter to, involvement, concern, worry.

portion (noun)

division, segment, allotment, chunk, dividend, ration, zone, quantum, fraction, helping, member, slice, quota, split, percentage, cut, sector, allowance, portion, budget, lot, share, proportion, part, stake, measure, partition, compartment, parcel, subdivision, half, bit, stock, piece.

premium (noun)

addition, discount.

prosperity (noun)

welfare.

share (noun)

title.

share, investment (noun)

involvement, percentage, portion, piece, discount, stake, title, participation, claim.

benefit (verb)

advantage.

hold the attention of (verb)

engross, please, touch, amuse, pull, involve, grab, turn on, hook, entertain, intrigue, tantalize, tempt, titillate, affect, fascinate, engage, attract, enthrall, appeal, excite.

sense (verb)

meaning.

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