Investment ih n v eh s t m ax n t
putting money into some project or venture to make a profit
I am going to make an investment in your company
the investing of money or capital in order to gain profitable returns, as interest, income, or appreciation in value.
a particular instance or mode of investing.
a thing invested in, as a business, a quantity of shares of stock, etc.
a devoting, using, or giving of time, talent, emotional energy, etc., as for a purpose or to achieve something:
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First known use
1774 the outlay of money usually for income or profit : capital outlay