investment

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ɪnˈvɛstmənt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ɪnˈvɛstmənt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(in vestmənt)


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investment

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [time, energy, resource, financial, capital] investment
  2. a [large, significant] time investment
  3. is the best investment in my portfolio
  4. consider it an investment
  5. buying a house is an investment
  6. a [good, terrible] investment
  7. is the investment of a lifetime
  8. an investment for the (family's) future
  9. are looking for new investments
  10. make an investment in
  11. am looking for a good investment
  12. will take a significant investment of time (to)
  13. will take a significant [financial, time] investment
  14. the [project, program, construction] requires further investment
  15. [further, additional] investment in (cancer research)
  16. [government, private] investments
  17. has an investment in the [company, project]
  18. make an investment to [improve, make]
  19. make a [large, serious] investment to compete (with)
  20. a total investment of [$4,000]
  21. each partner's investment totals [$4,000]
  22. relies on foreign investment (for)
  23. investments in the [property, commodities, stock] market
  24. a good [yield, return] on (the) investment
  25. the investment yielded a [10%] return
n as adj
  1. [a great, an amazing] investment opportunity
  2. investment banking
  3. is an investment banker
  4. proper investment management
  5. bought an investment property
  6. investment advice
  7. an investment fund
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