Definition Invest

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Definition

to invest: to spend, to put in, to fund (with the possibility of future benefits)
verb
I've invested a lot of money in this company and I have not seen a single dollar come back to me.

an investment: a share, an interest, a contribution, a funding
noun
As a result of some very clever investments I made last year, I am now very rich.

Pronunciation examples
UK: I've invested a lot of money in my son's education.
US: Buying my house was an excellent investment.

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