invest in (2)
Meaning: to put your money into a company or a business venture in order to get a share of any profit it makes
- invest in Investing in companies by buying shares on the stock exchange can be very risky, as many people discovered when the markets crashed in 2008.
- invest in It's difficult to find people who are willing to invest in new businesses at the moment.
invest in (2): company, venture, project, stocks, bonds, futures, stock market, gold
People invest in companies in order to