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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.
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If he wished for our ruin, why did he lend us eight thousand pounds on no security?
We said that as you put it in your pocket very glad to get it, you seemed to be immensely amused at his being so weak as to lend it.
One of you lend me your cloak and we will spread it upon the ground and put the wealth upon it.
But who would lend to a government that prefaced its overtures for borrowing by an act which demonstrated that no reliance could be placed on the steadiness of its measures for paying?
My lord," said D'Artagnan, "will lend his, which is of no use to him, to the Comte de la Fere.
Clara was making a rosary of beads for a little figure of a Sister of Charity, who was to attend the Bunker Hill fair and lend her aid in erecting the Monument.
But I can feel for Peter's need, And I WILL LEND HIM FIFTY POUNDS
Send no lunge beyond thy length; Lend no rotten bough thy strength.
I say this only, that usury is a concessum propter duritiem cordis; for since there must be borrowing and lending, and men are so hard of heart, as they will not lend freely, usury must be permitted.
A STAG asked a Sheep to lend him a measure of wheat, and said that the Wolf would be his surety.
When I returned the "Alhambra" to the teacher I hoped she would lend me another book.
Go then,' said Meav, "and ask Dawra to lend me the Bull for a year.