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in·ter·view

 (ĭn′tər-vyo͞o′)
n.
1. A formal meeting in person, especially one arranged for the assessment of the qualifications of an applicant.
2.
a. A conversation, such as one conducted by a reporter, in which facts or statements are elicited from another.
b. An account or a reproduction of such a conversation.
3. Informal An interviewee: an actor who was a tough interview.
v. in·ter·viewed, in·ter·view·ing, in·ter·views
v.tr.
To obtain an interview from.
v.intr.
To have an interview: interviewed with a publishing company.

[French entrevue, from Old French, from feminine past participle of entrevoir, to see : entre-, between (from Latin inter-; see inter-) + voir, to see (from Latin vidēre; see weid- in Indo-European roots).]

in′ter·view′a·ble adj.
in′ter·view·ee′ n.
in′ter·view′er n.

interview

(ˈɪntəˌvjuː)
n
1. (Broadcasting) a conversation with or questioning of a person, usually conducted for television, radio, or a newspaper
2. (Industrial Relations & HR Terms) a formal discussion, esp one in which an employer assesses an applicant for a job
vb
3. to conduct an interview with (someone)
4. (intr) to be interviewed, esp for a job: he interviewed well and was given the position.
[C16: from Old French entrevue; see inter-, view]
ˌinterviewˈee n
ˈinterˌviewer n

in•ter•view

(ˈɪn tərˌvyu)
n.
1. a formal meeting in which one or more persons question, consult, or evaluate another person: a job interview.
2.
a. a conversation or meeting in which a writer or reporter obtains information from one or more persons for a news story, broadcast, etc.
b. the report of such a conversation.
v.t.
3. to have an interview with.
v.i.
4. to have an interview; be interviewed (sometimes fol. by with).
5. to give or conduct an interview.
[1505–15; earlier enterview < Middle French entrevue, n. use of feminine of entrevu, past participle of entrevoir to glimpse; see inter-, view]
in′ter•view`a•ble, adj.

interview


Past participle: interviewed
Gerund: interviewing

Imperative
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Present
I interview
you interview
he/she/it interviews
we interview
you interview
they interview
Preterite
I interviewed
you interviewed
he/she/it interviewed
we interviewed
you interviewed
they interviewed
Present Continuous
I am interviewing
you are interviewing
he/she/it is interviewing
we are interviewing
you are interviewing
they are interviewing
Present Perfect
I have interviewed
you have interviewed
he/she/it has interviewed
we have interviewed
you have interviewed
they have interviewed
Past Continuous
I was interviewing
you were interviewing
he/she/it was interviewing
we were interviewing
you were interviewing
they were interviewing
Past Perfect
I had interviewed
you had interviewed
he/she/it had interviewed
we had interviewed
you had interviewed
they had interviewed
Future
I will interview
you will interview
he/she/it will interview
we will interview
you will interview
they will interview
Future Perfect
I will have interviewed
you will have interviewed
he/she/it will have interviewed
we will have interviewed
you will have interviewed
they will have interviewed
Future Continuous
I will be interviewing
you will be interviewing
he/she/it will be interviewing
we will be interviewing
you will be interviewing
they will be interviewing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been interviewing
you have been interviewing
he/she/it has been interviewing
we have been interviewing
you have been interviewing
they have been interviewing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been interviewing
you will have been interviewing
he/she/it will have been interviewing
we will have been interviewing
you will have been interviewing
they will have been interviewing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been interviewing
you had been interviewing
he/she/it had been interviewing
we had been interviewing
you had been interviewing
they had been interviewing
Conditional
I would interview
you would interview
he/she/it would interview
we would interview
you would interview
they would interview
Past Conditional
I would have interviewed
you would have interviewed
he/she/it would have interviewed
we would have interviewed
you would have interviewed
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.interview - the questioning of a person (or a conversation in which information is elicited)interview - the questioning of a person (or a conversation in which information is elicited); often conducted by journalists; "my interviews with teenagers revealed a weakening of religious bonds"
interrogatory, examination, interrogation - formal systematic questioning
employment interview, job interview - an interview to determine whether an applicant is suitable for a position of employment
telephone interview - an interview conducted over the telephone
2.interview - a conference (usually with someone important)interview - a conference (usually with someone important); "he had a consultation with the judge"; "he requested an audience with the king"
group discussion, conference - a discussion among participants who have an agreed (serious) topic
Verb1.interview - conduct an interview in television, newspaper, and radio reporting
converse, discourse - carry on a conversation
2.interview - discuss formally with (somebody) for the purpose of an evaluation; "We interviewed the job candidates"
converse, discourse - carry on a conversation
3.interview - go for an interview in the hope of being hired; "The job candidate interviewed everywhere"
converse, discourse - carry on a conversation

interview

noun
1. meeting, examination, evaluation, oral (examination), interrogation When I went for my first job interview I arrived extremely early.
2. audience, talk, conference, exchange, dialogue, consultation, press conference There'll be an interview with the Chancellor after the break.
verb
1. examine, talk to, sound out He was among three candidates interviewed for the job.
2. question, interrogate, examine, investigate, ask, pump, grill (informal), quiz, cross-examine, cross-question, put the screws on (informal), catechize, give (someone) the third degree (informal) The police interviewed the driver, but they had no evidence to go on.
Translations
pohovordělat pohovorinterviewmít rozhovor
interviewinterviewe
haastatteluhaastatella
intervjurazgovarati s
beszélgetelbeszélgetinterjúmeginterjúvol
eiga viîtal viîviîtal
インタビュー面接面接する
면담면담하다
imti interviuinterviukalbėtispokalbio vedėjas
intervētintervijalietišķa tikšanās/sarunatikšanās/saruna
interviu
interviewmať rozhovor/interviewpohovor
intervjuizpraševatipogovor
intervjuintervjua
การสัมภาษณ์สัมภาษณ์
cuộc phỏng vấnphỏng vấn

interview

[ˈɪntəvjuː]
A. Nentrevista f; (for press, TV) → entrevista f, interviú f or m
to have an interview with sbentrevistarse con algn
B. VT [+ person] → entrevistar; (for press, TV) → hacer una entrevista or interviú a
3% of those interviewed did not know thatun 3 por cien de los entrevistados ignoraba que ...
C. VI they are interviewing for this post tomorrowmañana realizarán las entrevistas para este puesto
I don't interview very wellno se me dan muy bien las entrevistas

interview

[ˈɪntərvjuː]
n
(with journalist)interview f
In an exclusive interview with the Times, he said that → Dans une interview exclusive donnée au Times, il a déclaré que ...
a live interview → une interview en direct
to give an interview → donner une interview
(for job)entretien m
to get an interview → obtenir un entretien, décrocher un entretien
to have an interview → avoir un entretien
I had an interview for a job on a newspaper → J'ai eu un entretien pour un travail dans un journal.
to go for an interview → aller à un entretien d'embauche job interview
vt
(on TV, radio)interviewer
I was interviewed on the radio → J'ai été interviewé à la radio.
to interview sb about sth → interviewer qn sur qch, interviewer qn à propos de qch
I seized the chance to interview the sports minister about this issue → J'ai saisi la chance qui m'était donnée d'interviewer le ministre sur ce problème., J'ai saisi la chance qui m'était donnée d'interviewer le ministre à ce propos.
[+ candidate] → avoir un entretien avec
to be interviewed for a job → avoir un entretien d'embauche
I was once interviewed for a job at the BBC → J'ai déjà eu dans le passé un entretien d'embauche à la BBC.
[police] (= question) → interroger
The police interviewed the driver after the accident → La police a interrogé le conducteur après l'accident.

interview

n
(for job) → Vorstellungsgespräch nt; (with authorities, employer etc) → Gespräch nt; (for grant) → Auswahlgespräch nt
(Press, TV etc) → Interview nt; to give an interviewein Interview ntgeben
(= formal talk)Gespräch nt, → Unterredung f
vt
job applicantein/das Vorstellungsgespräch führen mit; applicant for grant etcFragen stellen (+dat); he is being interviewed on Monday for the jober hat am Montag sein Vorstellungsgespräch
(Press, TV etc) → interviewen
vi
(Press, TV etc) → interviewen

interview

[ˈɪntəˌvjuː]
1. n (for job, position) → colloquio; (in paper, on radio, TV) → intervista
to have an interview with the director → avere un colloquio con il direttore
2. vt (see n) → sottoporre a colloquio, intervistare

interview

(ˈintəvjuː) noun
a formal meeting and discussion with someone, eg a person applying for a job, or a person with information to broadcast on radio or television.
verb
to question (a person) in an interview. They interviewed seven people for the job; He was interviewed by reporters about his policies.
ˈinterviewer noun

interview

مُقَابَلَةٌ, يُجْرِي مُقَابَلَةٌ dělat pohovor, pohovor interview, interviewe ein Vorstellungsgespräch führen, Vorstellungsgespräch παίρνω συνέντευξη, συνέντευξη entrevista, entrevistar haastatella, haastattelu entretien, interviewer intervju, razgovarati s colloquio, intervistare 面接, 面接する 면담, 면담하다 interview, interviewen intervju, intervjue przeprowadzić wywiad, wywiad entrevista, entrevistar проводить собеседование, собеседование intervju, intervjua การสัมภาษณ์, สัมภาษณ์ görüşme, görüşme yapmak cuộc phỏng vấn, phỏng vấn 面谈

in·ter·view

n. entrevista.
References in classic literature ?
I really won't ask you many questions, and it would do me quite a lot of good to get an interview with you.
Back at his hotel, though nearly two in the morning, he found the reporters waiting to interview him.
In this letter, he implored her not to be so cruel as to deny him an interview, and there were a few exceedingly pretty reproaches, touching her recent coy and reserved deportment.
A vague sense of the order into which his affairs had been brought, a vague recollection of the friendliness and flattery of Serpuhovskoy, who had considered him a man that was needed, and most of all, the anticipation of the interview before him--all blended into a general, joyous sense of life.
THE STRANGER AGAIN ARRIVES IN THE VALLEY--SINGULAR INTERVIEW WITH HIM--ATTEMPT TO ESCAPE--FAILURE--MELANCHOLY SITUATION--SYMPATHY OF MARHEYO
This interview was neither long nor interesting: Lambert demanded a profession of faith from his rival.
To the joy and pride of the whole army, a personal interview was refused, and instead of the Sovereign, Prince Dolgorukov, the victor at Wischau, was sent with Savary to negotiate with Napoleon if, contrary to expectations, these negotiations were actuated by a real desire for peace.
I am not very clear yet why I am to interview this gentleman.
A small company of reporters, and several other men whose profession was not disclosed from their appearance, were on the spot to interview certain of the passengers.
But he had been commended for his brilliant description of the socialist meeting and had further been detailed to get a personal interview with Martin Eden, the leader of the organized menace to society.
All memory, on her side, of the sharp words which had passed between them in the shrubbery was lost in the new interests that now absorbed her; lost as completely as if the angry interview had never taken place.
My Cabinet Selections were all made before our former interview, but you have supplied a noble instance of patriotism in subordinating your personal preferences to the general good.