What are some opposite words for investment?

Antonyms for investment
ɪnˈvɛst mənt

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term investment.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. investing, investment(noun)

    the act of investing; laying out money or capital in an enterprise with the expectation of profit

    Synonyms:
    investment funds, investiture, investing

  2. investment, investment funds(noun)

    money that is invested with an expectation of profit

    Synonyms:
    investment funds, investiture, investing

  3. investment(noun)

    the commitment of something other than money (time, energy, or effort) to a project with the expectation of some worthwhile result

    "this job calls for the investment of some hard thinking"; "he made an emotional investment in the work"

    Synonyms:
    investment funds, investiture, investing

  4. investment(noun)

    outer layer or covering of an organ or part or organism

    Synonyms:
    investment funds, investiture, investing

  5. investment(noun)

    the act of putting on robes or vestments

    Synonyms:
    investment funds, investiture, investing

  6. investment, investiture(noun)

    the ceremonial act of clothing someone in the insignia of an office; the formal promotion of a person to an office or rank

    Synonyms:
    coronation, enthronement, investing, investiture, enthronisation, enthronization, investment funds

Editors Contribution

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How to use investment in a sentence?

  1. Reed Hastings:

    But it may be one of our best markets in the long term because when the Japanese society embraces a brand it is a very deep connection, so we're willing to make that investment knowing that it's not the quick route to success that might be in other countries.

  2. Brock Silvers:

    Exploding marketing expense is consuming the company, investors are rejecting management's explanation of rising costs as mere investment, and instead see a possible wobbly business model in competition with larger, better funded rivals.

  3. Bernard Vallat:

    History has shown that animal diseases have often been used as weapons before. Advances in genetics can now make them even more harmful. So we are calling for further investment to be made at national level on bio security.

  4. Mayumi Waki:

    We don't consider raising the retirement age as a cost but a necessary investment.

  5. Howard Buffett:

    Hydro plants are really the game changer, it provides jobs, it provides new resources, new investment. It helps keep people from cutting the trees down for charcoal in the forests. So it's like a win, win, win.

How to pronounce investment?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say investment in sign language?

  1. investment

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