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Dictionary Definition

interested adj
1 having or showing interest; especially curiosity or fascination or concern; "an interested audience"; "interested in sports"; "was interested to hear about her family"; "interested in knowing who was on the telephone"; "interested spectators" [ant: uninterested]
2 involved in or affected by or having a claim to or share in; "a memorandum to those concerned"; "an enterprise in which three men are concerned"; "factors concerned in the rise and fall of epidemics"; "the interested parties met to discuss the business" [syn: concerned]

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Pronunciation

Adjective

interested (comparative more interested, superlative most interested)
  1. Having or showing interest.
    I'm very interested in going to see that play.

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Verb

interested
  1. past of interest

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