Synonyms
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1. interest

noun. ['ˈɪntəˌrɛst'] a sense of concern with and curiosity about someone or something.

Synonyms

  • wonder
  • involvement
  • curiosity
  • enthusiasm

Antonyms

  • falsify
  • left
  • center
  • liberal

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2. interest

noun. ['ˈɪntəˌrɛst'] a reason for wanting something done.

Synonyms

  • sake
  • behalf
  • benefit

Antonyms

  • wrongness
  • improper
  • inaccurate
  • incorrect

3. interest

noun. ['ˈɪntəˌrɛst'] the power of attracting or holding one's attention (because it is unusual or exciting etc.).

Synonyms

  • vividness
  • interesting
  • colour
  • newsworthiness
  • uninteresting
  • power
  • news
  • interestingness
  • personal appeal
  • shrillness
  • personal magnetism
  • topicality
  • color
  • powerfulness

Antonyms

  • interesting
  • powerlessness
  • uninterestingness
  • incorrectness

4. interest

noun. ['ˈɪntəˌrɛst'] a fixed charge for borrowing money; usually a percentage of the amount borrowed.

Synonyms

  • fixed cost
  • fixed costs
  • simple interest
  • fixed charge

Antonyms

  • wrongly
  • incorrectly
  • inside
  • parallel

5. interest

noun. ['ˈɪntəˌrɛst'] (law) a right or legal share of something; a financial involvement with something.

Synonyms

  • portion
  • undivided right
  • right
  • percentage
  • part
  • grubstake
  • undivided interest
  • insurable interest
  • vested interest
  • stake
  • share
  • fee
  • equity
  • reversion
  • terminable interest
  • security interest

Antonyms

  • improperly
  • wrongfulness
  • injustice
  • inopportune

6. interest

noun. ['ˈɪntəˌrɛst'] (usually plural) a social group whose members control some field of activity and who have common aims.

Synonyms

  • vested interest
  • social group
  • special interest

Antonyms

  • left-handed
  • ambidextrous
  • unethical
  • evil

7. special

adjective. ['ˈspɛʃəl'] unique or specific to a person or thing or category.

Synonyms

  • specific
  • peculiar

Antonyms

  • nonspecific
  • careless
  • normal

8. special

adjective. ['ˈspɛʃəl'] for a special service or occasion.

Antonyms

  • particularity

9. special

adjective. ['ˈspɛʃəl'] surpassing what is common or usual or expected.

Synonyms

  • uncommon
  • particular
  • exceptional

Antonyms

  • usual
  • uncommonness
  • unfastidious
  • universal

10. special

adjective. ['ˈspɛʃəl'] adapted to or reserved for a particular purpose.

Synonyms

  • specialised

Antonyms

  • familiar
  • uncharacteristic

Example sentences of the word special-interest


1. Noun Phrase
If your perfect little princess can't stop talking about her unending love of Hello Kitty, help ignite her creative side by using this special interest as the basis for a cute craft or two.

2. Noun Phrase
The AARP is America's largest special interest organization, representing over half of the over-50 population in the nation.

3. Noun Phrase
The AARP is considered a special interest group because of its advocacy on behalf of members on a number of important social and financial issues.

4. Noun Phrase
Include information specific to the child, such as improvements made, new milestones reached and areas of special interest or talent.

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