English → English - invest

v. expend money or effort for future benefits; grant; empower, authorize; install, instate; cover, clothe; enthrone; adorn; endow with a characteristic; surround, besiege

English → Spanish - invest

v. invertir, colocar, depositar dinero, hacer una inversión, poner en el banco

English → French - invest

v. investir; placer; revêtir, couvrir; couronner; parer; caractériser

English → German - invest

v. investieren, anlegen; spenden; stützen; Amt übertragen; bekleiden, bedecken; krönen; schmücken; verleihen

English → Indonesian - invest

v. menanam, menanamkan, menginvestasikan, melekatkan, memperbungakan, membeli, mengenakan, memakaikan, memberikan, melantik dgn upacara, menobatkan, mengepung

English → Italian - invest

v. (Econ) investire; (assol) effettuare un investimento; spendere, impiegare; conferire a; assegnare; (fig) circondare, avvolgere; assediare

English → Polish - invest

v. otaczać, owiać, obdarzyć, blokować, inwestować, zainwestować, lokować, wkładać, zaangażować, obdarzać

English → Portuguese - invest

v. investir; conceder; meritar; dar a posse a, empossar; vestir, recobrir; coroar; enfeitar; caracterizar

English → Romanian - invest

v. investi, plasa, băga, împuternici, acorda, face investiţii

English → Russian - invest

г. инвестировать, вкладывать, помещать капитал, покупать что-л.; одевать, облекать, облачать

English → Turkish - invest

f. yatırmak, yatırım yapmak, giydirmek, donatmak, yetki vermek, sarmak, kuşatmak

English → Ukrainian - invest

v. вкладати гроші, інвестувати, облачати, вкладати, льокувати

English → Dutch - invest

ww. investeren; uitreiken; toekennen; inwerken; kleden, aankleden; toedekken, bedekken; kronen; versieren

English → Greek - invest

ρήμ. ενδύω, επενδύω, τοποθετώ, τοποθετώ χρήματα, περιβάλλω, περικυκλώ

English → Arabic - invest

‏إستثمر، وظف مال، غطى، غلف، كسا، زين، طوق، حاصر، ربى، حز‏

English → Chinese - invest

(动) 投资, 授予, 花费; 投资

English → Chinese - invest

(動) 投資, 授予, 花費; 投資

English → Hindi - invest

v. धेरना, लाभ के लिए धन लगाना, पद पर नियुक्त करना, लगाना, सजाना

English → Japanese - invest

(動) 投資する, 費やす; 与える; 権限を与える; 就任させる; 覆う; 即位させる; 飾り立てる; 囲む; 買う

English → Korean - invest

동. 투자하다; 수여하다; 봉하다, 권리를 주다; 걸치게 하다, 착용하다, 입다; 왕위에 앉히다; 어떤 성질을 띠게 하다; 둘러싸다, 포위하다

English → Vietnamese - invest

v. mặc quần áo, bận quần áo, bổ nhiệm, ủy thác, bao vây, bỏ vốn, xuất vốn, đặt tiền, bỏ tiền lấy lời

Definition of invest

1. To clothe or wrap (with garments).
2. To put on (clothing).
3. To envelop, wrap, cover.
4. To commit money or capital in the hope of financial gain.
5. To spend money, time, or energy into something, especially for some benefit or purpose.
We'd like to thank all the contributors who have invested countless hours into this event.
6. To ceremonially install someone in some office.
7. To formally give (someone) some power or authority.
8. To formally give (power or authority).
9. To surround, accompany, or attend.
10. To lay siege to.
To invest a town
11. To make investments.
12. To prepare for lost wax casting by creating an investment mold (a mixture of a silica sand and plaster).
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Verb Forms

Present participle: investing
Present: invest (3.person: invests)
Past: invested
Future: will invest
Present conditional: would invest
Present Perfect: have invested (3.person: has invested)
Past Perfect: had invested
Future Perfect: will have invested
Past conditional: would have invested
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