• a sense of concern with and curiosity about someone or something;
    • "an interest in music"
  • a reason for wanting something done;
    • "in the interest of safety"
    • "in the common interest"
  • the power of attracting or holding one's attention (because it is unusual or exciting etc.);
    • "they said nothing of great interest"
    • "primary colors can add interest to a room"
  • a fixed charge for borrowing money; usually a percentage of the amount borrowed;
    • "how much interest do you pay on your mortgage?"
  • (law) a right or legal share of something; a financial involvement with something;
    • "they have interests all over the world"
  • (usually plural) a social group whose members control some field of activity and who have common aims;
    • "the iron interests stepped up production"
  • a diversion that occupies one's time and thoughts (usually pleasantly);
    • "he counts reading among his interests"
  • excite the curiosity of; engage the interest of
  • be on the mind of;
  • be of importance or consequence;
  • INTEREST v -ED, -ING, -S to engage the attention of

Scrabble Score: 8

interest is a valid Scrabble (US) TWL word

interest is a valid Scrabble Word in Merriam-Webster MW Dictionary

interest is a valid Scrabble Word in International Collins CSW Dictionary

Words With Friends Score: 9

interest is a valid Words With Friends word