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Definitions and Synonyms of loan | Another word for loan | What is loan?

Definition 1: a word borrowed from another language; e.g. `blitz' is a German word borrowed into modern English - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for loan in the sense of this definition

(loan is a kind of ...) a unit of language that native speakers can identify

"words are the blocks from which sentences are made" "he hardly said ten words all morning"

(... is a kind of loan ) a word or phrase borrowed from Latin

(... is a kind of loan ) a word or phrase borrowed from French

Definition 2: the temporary provision of money (usually at interest) - [noun denoting possession]

(loan is a kind of ...) money or goods or services owed by one person to another

(... is a kind of loan ) a loan made by a bank; to be repaid with interest on or before a fixed date

(... is a kind of loan ) a loan that is payable on or before a specified date

(... is a kind of loan ) a loan on real estate that is usually secured by a mortgage

(... is a kind of loan ) one percent of the total principal of a loan; it is paid at the time the loan is made and is independent of the interest on the loan

(... is a kind of loan ) a loan that establishes consumer credit that is granted for personal use; usually unsecured and based on the borrower's integrity and ability to pay

(... is a kind of loan ) a loan that is shared by a group of banks that join to make a loan too big for any one of them alone

(... is a kind of loan ) a loan by a lender to a customer without the use of a third party; direct lending gives the lender greater discretion in making loans

(... is a kind of loan ) a loan that is repayable on demand

(... is a kind of loan ) a loan repaid with interest in equal periodic payments

(... is a kind of loan ) a loan secured by equity value in the borrower's home

(loan is a part of ...) the original amount of a debt on which interest is calculated

Definition 3: give temporarily; let have for a limited time - [verb of possession]

Samples where loan or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I will lend you my car
  • loan me some money

Synonyms for loan in the sense of this definition

(loan is a kind of ...) transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody

"I gave her my money" "can you give me lessons?" "She gave the children lots of love and tender loving care"

(... is a kind of loan ) grant the services of or the temporary use of, for a fee

"We rent out our apartment to tourists every year" "He hired himself out as a cook"

(... is a kind of loan ) (chiefly archaic) extend credit to

"don't trust my ex-wife; I won't pay her debts anymore"

(... is a kind of loan ) pay in advance

"Can you advance me some money?"

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