There will be fierce resistance from congressional hawks as well as invested members of the military-industrial complex.
In short, municipalities could only get back eight cents on every dollar that was invested in publicly built stadiums and arenas.
Where resources have been invested in fencing and manpower, the number of illegal border crossings drops dramatically.
By 1992, they had 3,200 investors with $441 million invested—all in accounts held by Madoff.
They then took the borrowed money and invested it in Greek bonds and in loans to customers around the Mediterranean and Adriatic.
The money they invested as a loan to the Allies was applied by them to buying American goods.
Seasickness takes away all the romance that poets have invested it with.
His money was invested 364 in more than one apparently promising speculation.
She hailed the happy thought and invested in countless yards of gauze.
Ancient mythology venerated the olive tree above all others, and invested it with many charming bits of fiction.
late 14c., "to clothe in the official robes of an office," from Latin investire "to clothe in, cover, surround," from in "in, into" (see in- (2)) + vestire "to dress, clothe" (see wear). The meaning "use money to produce profit" first attested 1610s in connection with the East Indies trade, and is probably a borrowing of Italian investire (13c.) from the same Latin root, via the notion of giving one's capital a new form. The military meaning "to besiege" is from c.1600. Related: Invested; investing.