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Synonyms for invest
ɪnˈvɛst

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. invest, put, commit, place(verb)

    make an investment

    "Put money into bonds"

    Synonyms:
    dedicate, seat, institutionalize, empower, put, endue, localize, perpetrate, intrust, trust, commit, enthrone, target, vest, post, station, place, frame, point, come in, gift, position, grade, arrange, adorn, assign, pull, lay, institutionalise, give, aim, cast, devote, redact, couch, identify, direct, charge, practice, endow, indue, site, set up, confide, rank, consecrate, rate, clothe, send, induct, entrust, come out, set, order, locate, pose, localise, range

    Antonyms:
    divest, disinvest

  2. endow, indue, gift, empower, invest, endue(verb)

    give qualities or abilities to

    Synonyms:
    vest, put, endue, induct, adorn, authorize, place, clothe, enthrone, dower, endow, present, gift, give, empower, indue, commit, authorise, seat

    Antonyms:
    divest, disinvest

  3. invest, clothe, adorn(verb)

    furnish with power or authority; of kings or emperors

    Synonyms:
    put, endue, induct, habilitate, robe, tog, adorn, apparel, grace, deck, decorate, place, clothe, enthrone, beautify, endow, garb, gift, empower, vest, dress, indue, fit out, enclothe, raiment, commit, garment, cloak, seat, drape, embellish, ornament

    Antonyms:
    disinvest, divest

  4. invest, vest, enthrone(verb)

    provide with power and authority

    "They vested the council with special rights"

    Synonyms:
    put, endue, induct, robe, adorn, place, clothe, enthrone, endow, gift, empower, vest, indue, commit, seat, throne

    Antonyms:
    disinvest, divest

  5. induct, invest, seat(verb)

    place ceremoniously or formally in an office or position

    "there was a ceremony to induct the president of the Academy"

    Synonyms:
    put, endue, induct, adorn, place, clothe, enthrone, endow, gift, empower, vest, sit, indue, commit, seat, initiate, induce, sit down

    Antonyms:
    divest, disinvest

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. invest(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    clothe, dress, array

  2. invest(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    endow (as with authority or power), endue

  3. invest(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    put at interest (as money)

  4. invest(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    (Mil.) enclose, surround, besiege, lay siege to

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    investing, investment, reverse, investments, invests, investhk, invert, spend, invested, devote

How to pronounce invest?

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How to say invest in sign language?

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How to use invest in a sentence?

  1. Willem Sels:

    People are wondering if they've missed the rally and then they think it doesn't make sense to invest when the curve is inverted and the economy is slowing.

  2. Shawn Walton:

    They know that once they grow their own food, they're healthier, and they can keep money in their pockets and in their homes so they can invest in themselves and in their community.

  3. Hillary Clinton:

    If you aren't going to invest in us, why should taxpayers invest in you?

  4. Dominic Simpson:

    There is a general lack of expertise and a track record, experience shows that when insurers start to invest in these more esoteric asset classes, they are not always going to invest in the most secure assets.

  5. The Treasury:

    The Scottish Government will get new borrowing powers – so that it can manage its budget effectively and invest up to 3 billion pounds in vital infrastructure, while being accountable to the Scottish people for its decisions.


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