Are you getting any sense through your followers about their interest in this project?
And so this week, the U.S. government sold $20 billion of 28-day bills with an interest rate of zero.
So who is likely to gain traction and interest, and perhaps ultimately the nomination?
His astonishing new novel “The Zone of interest,” which will be released Sept. 30, is his latest attempt.
The military had been documenting the return of casualties for several decades, even when the news media showed no interest.
We visited all the places of interest, including the battlefield of Tel-eh-kebir.
But, whatever you may think about that, it shows her interest, and I thought you would like to know it.
What interpretation could she place upon these frequent marks of interest?
They were evidently engaged in the discussion of some topic of interest when I entered.
He went about absorbed in the interest and the actuality of this dream.
mid-15c., "legal claim or right; concern; benefit, advantage;" earlier interesse (late 14c.), from Anglo-French interesse "what one has a legal concern in," from Medieval Latin interesse "compensation for loss," noun use of Latin interresse "to concern, make a difference, be of importance," literally "to be between," from inter- "between" (see inter-) + esse "to be" (see essence).
Cf. German Interesse, from the same Medieval Latin source. Form in English influenced 15c. by French interest "damage," from Latin interest "it is of importance, it makes a difference," third person singular present of interresse. Financial sense of "money paid for the use of money lent" (1520s) earlier was distinguished from usury (illegal under Church law) by being in reference to "compensation due from a defaulting debtor." Meaning "curiosity" is first attested 1771. Interest group is attested from 1907; interest rate by 1868.
"to cause to be interested," c.1600, earlier interesse (1560s), from the noun (see interest (n.)). Perhaps also from or influenced by interess'd, past participle of interesse.
The charge for borrowing money or the return for lending it.