Lend


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Lend

To provide money temporarily on the condition that it or its equivalent will be returned, often with an interest fee.
References in classic literature ?
Said Paul' I'll lend you, when I can, All the spare money I have got-- Ah, Peter, you're a happy man
Luker informed me, sir, that he had no money to lend.
The one, that the tooth of usury be grinded, that it bite not too much; the other, that there be left open a means, to invite moneyed men to lend to the merchants, for the continuing and quickening of trade.