[self-in-ter-ist, -trist, self-] /ˌsɛlfˈɪn tər ɪst, -trɪst, ˈsɛlf-/
regard for one’s own interest or advantage, especially with disregard for others.
personal interest or advantage.
one’s personal interest or advantage
the act or an instance of pursuing one’s own interest
[in-tur-pri-tey-shuh n] /ɪnˌtɜr prɪˈteɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act of interpreting; elucidation; explication: This writer’s work demands interpretation. 2. an explanation of the meaning of another’s artistic or creative work; an elucidation: an interpretation of a poem. 3. a conception of another’s behavior: a charitable interpretation of his tactlessness. 4. a way of interpreting. 5. […]
verb (used with object) 1. to give or provide the meaning of; explain; explicate; elucidate: to interpret the hidden meaning of a parable. 2. to construe or understand in a particular way: to interpret a reply as favorable. 3. to bring out the meaning of (a dramatic work, music, etc.) by performance or execution. 4. […]
[in-ter-uh-gey-shuh n] /ɪnˌtɛr əˈgeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act of interrogating; questioning. 2. an instance of being interrogated: He seemed shaken after his interrogation. 3. a question; inquiry. 4. a written list of questions. 5. an interrogation point; question mark. interrogation /ɪnˌtɛrəˈɡeɪʃən/ noun 1. the technique, practice, or an instance of interrogating 2. a question […]
noun 1. a formal meeting in which one or more persons question, consult, or evaluate another person: a job interview. 2. a meeting or conversation in which a writer or reporter asks questions of one or more persons from whom material is sought for a newspaper story, television broadcast, etc. 3. the report of such […]