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Definition of interview
a meeting of people face to face, especially for consultation. a conversation between a journalist or radio or television presenter and a person of public interest, used as the basis of a broadcast or publication. an oral examination of an applicant for a job, college admission, etc.:I am pleased to advise you that you have been selected for an interview
verb [with object]
hold an interview with (someone):he arrived to be interviewed by a local TV station about the level of unemployment question (someone) to discover their opinions or experience:in a survey more than half the women interviewed hated the label “housewife.” orally examine (an applicant for a job, college admission, etc.):he came to be interviewed for a top job [no object]:I was interviewing all last week [no object] perform (well or badly) at an interview.