An example of invest is to put time into building a relationship.
An example of invest is to buy stocks, buying them at a low price to sell later at a higher price.
An example of invest is to start a new business, spending time now to generate income later.
Invest a new emperor.
Invested their savings in stocks and bonds.
Invest in real estate.
We decided to invest in a new car.
Volunteers who are invested in the charitable project.
The Constitution invests Congress with the power to make laws.
Origin of invest
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From investigate, by shortening