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American English: /ɪnˈvɛs(t)mənt/
British English: /ɪnˈvɛs(t)m(ə)nt/

Translation of investment in Spanish:


  • 1 1.1 uncountable and countable (Finance) to encourage public/private investment
    promover la inversión pública/privada
    (before noun) investment analyst/consultant
    analista (masculine or feminine) /asesor (-sora) (masculine, feminine) de inversiones
    investment grant
    subvención (feminine) para la inversión
    investment income
    rendimientos (masculine plural) del capital mobiliario
    investment portfolio
    1.2 uncountable (of time) he had made a big emotional investment in the relationship
    había puesto mucho en la relación
    Example sentences
    • This survey is the result of a significant investment of time by numerous volunteers.
    • Then, there was an enormous investment of time and effort in the decision over the euro.
    • The readiness we have today is a result of our past investments in realistic training.
    1.3 countable (beneficial purchase)
    Example sentences
    • Both of these pieces of equipment were good investments for future use in ceramics classes.
    • Future investments will be concentrated into the automotive business in order to improve its competitiveness.
    • We have made big investments for the future in the Superannuation Fund and now in the savings initiatives.
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