Definitions of interview

  1.   a conference usually with someone important he had a consultation with the judge he requested an audience with the king
  2.   go for an interview in the hope of being hired The job candidate interviewed everywhere
  3.   the questioning of a person or a conversation in which information is elicited often conducted by journalists my interviews with teen agers revealed a weakening of religious bonds
  4.   conduct an interview in television newspaper and radio reporting
  5.   discuss formally with somebody for the purpose of an evaluation We interviewed the job candidates
  6.   A mutual sight or view a meeting face to face usually a formal or official meeting for consultation a conference as the secretary had an interview with the President
  7.   A conservation or questioning for the purpose of eliciting information for publication the published statement so elicited
  8.   To have an interview with to question or converse with especially for the purpose of obtaining information for publication
  9.   A conversation with an individual regarding his or her background and other personal and professional details opinions on specific subjects posed by the interviewer etc
  10.   To visit as a notable personage in order to obtain facts about him or his opinions
  11.   A personal meeting the published account of a conversation with or questioning by a newspaper reporter
  12.   Interviewer
  13.   A mutual view or sight a meeting a conference a conversation with a journalist for publication in a newspaper
  14.   To visit a person with a view to publishing a report of his conversation in the newspapers
  15.   A meeting
  16.   To visit and question as to obtain opinions
  17.   A meeting of two persons colloquy conference sought for publication
  18.   Mutual view or sight a meeting and conference face to face
  19.   To visit a distinguished person with a view to ascertain his opinions on matters and publish them
  20.   A formal or appointed meeting a conference

Antonyms for interview


Quotes of interview

  1. The way I work the interview never becomes larger than the person being interviewed – Ken Burns
  2. We now have the right to have immediate unfettered access to any site in Iraq and we have the right to interview people both inside and outside Iraq – Mohamed ElBaradei
  3. One has a greater sense of degradation after an interview with a doctor than from any human experience – Alice James
  4. He showed in the last interview as on the later portions of the chart a genuine fondness for the rabbit – Mary C. Jones
  5. Hardly any actor objects to press It's a question of it being done in the way they like to see it done meaning to get down to the serious interview what the profession is so we can reach out to the people to help them get along – Harvey Keitel
  6. I had the great good fortune to interview Peggy Lee Her memories of working with Walt Disney and his team were warm and upbeat – Leonard Maltin
  7. After an extensive interview he arranged for my weaknesses in foreign languages to be over -looked and so I started a Biology degree at Birmingham in 1967 – Paul Nurse
  8. When I interview somebody I look at their resume to see what they've done who they've worked with and how many times If they've gotten repeat work Those are the kinds of actors I want to hire – Joe Pantoliano
  9. The hard part of writing at all is sitting your ass down in a chair and writing it There's always something better to do like I've got an interview sharpening the pencils trimming the roses There's always something better to do Going to a writer's club – Jerry Pournelle
  10. The whole theme of Interview with the Vampire was Louis's quest for meaning in a godless world He searched to find the oldest existing immortal simply to ask What is the meaning of what we are – Anne Rice
  11. Honestly we never lied to people about who we were Usually the wackier interviews came to pass because the interview subjects aware that we were Comedy Central just wanted to get their stories out – Mo Rocca
  12. I don't roll like that but I've never been with a hooker either Yeah that's good to say in an interview cause I feel bad a little because people grew up watching me and that's a little disturbing – Bob Saget
  13. I just think the word interview although it is the view between two people exchanged became a sort of cliche You ask questions and the other one answers – Maximilian Schell

Usage examples for interview

  1. Tell me about that interview with your father – The Pines of Lory by John Ames Mitchell
  2. This closed the interview – The Wrong Twin by Harry Leon Wilson
  3. Norman rose to end the interview – The Grain Of Dust A Novel by David Graham Phillips
  4. “ To see him to reason with him to accuse him of it is her one desire yet she can promise herself no good from such an interview – Mrs. Geoffrey by Duchess
  5. “ Androvsky came to the doorway of the fumoir without looking up stood still there just where Count Anteoni had stood during his first interview with Domini and said Domini I have been to the priest – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens
  6. All right said I Mr Lyon I don't see as you have anything to do with this interview and I want you to go right back to your office and remain there until I come – The Spiritualists and the Detectives by Allan Pinkerton
  7. Have you come to interview me – Okewood of the Secret Service by Valentine Williams
  8. How memory brought back every word of that strange interview – The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers by Mary Cholmondeley
  9. Moreover he craved with all the strength of his heart for another interview with Martha and he knew of no way to obtain it without Betsy's help – The Story Of Kennett by Bayard Taylor
  10. “ Mr Apjohn just before he went had an interview with her in her own room – Cousin Henry by Anthony Trollope
  11. This was the last interview between these two men – The Makers of Canada: Champlain by N. E. Dionne
  12. Lawler told them what had occurred in his interview with Warden – The Trail Horde by Charles Alden Seltzer
  13. You will go to the house with me and on the way you will give me an interview but not here – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  14. What need to wait till the morrow for that interview – Antony Gray,--Gardener by Leslie Moore
  15. The interview over he met forth and found Eleanor alone – The Emancipated by George Gissing
  16. You'll see it in my interview – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  17. “ I think you are a very nice person to interview after all – The Iron Trail by Rex Beach
  18. So far she had not spoken to Sabina of her interview with the Baron but she felt that the time had come to sound her on the subject of the marriage since there might not be any other way – The Heart of Rome by Francis Marion Crawford
  19. “ A day or two later she sought a private interview with her friend and whispered Roger dear Roger if you do not fail me now you will prove yourself the best and bravest man in the world – Without a Home by E. P. Roe
  20. “ Mr Flexen did not try to interview her again – The Loudwater Mystery by Edgar Jepson

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