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Definition of "invested" []

  • Simple past tense and past participle of invest. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "invested" in a sentence
  • "The conferring of the degree of Master of Arts, as a title invested with certain specific academic privileges, is closely connected in origin with the early history of the University of Paris, which was the mother-university in arts as Bologna was in law."
  • "So she took the money, for of course she had to bring us up, and couldn't do it without -- and what they call invested it."
  • "The word "invested" erroneously suggests that public-sector pay amounts to capital formation, rather than to recurring expense - an unsettling fallacy."