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investment /ɪnˈvɛstmənt/  

  • noun
    plural -ments
    the act of using money to earn more money :the act of investing money [noncount]
    He became wealthy by shrewd investment of his money in the stock market.
    She got a good return on her investment. [=her investment earned a good profit]
    Buying the house was a good investment.
    [count] :an amount of money that is invested in something
    Her initial investment was $2,000.
    [count] :something that you buy with the idea that it will increase in value, usefulness, etc.
    The house turned out to be a good investment. [=the house increased in value and they made a good profit when they sold it]
    A college education is a very good investment.
    the act of spending money on something that is valuable or expected to be useful or helpful [noncount]
    [count, noncount] :the act of giving your time or effort in order to accomplish something or make something better
    The project will require (asubstantial investment of time and energy.