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loan

Loan definition, loan meaning

Noun

loan (p. loans)

  1. A sum of money or other valuables or consideration which an individual, group or other legal entity borrows from another individual, group or legal entity (this latter often being a financial institution) with the condition that it be returned or repaid at a later date (sometimes with interest). Occasionally collateral is required to assure that the borrower repays his or her debt or returns the consideration thus loaned. Most loans require some sort of positive (or at least a lack of negative) credit to be established by the borrower first.
    He got a five grand loan.
  2. The contract and array of legal and/or ethical obligations surrounding a loan. He made a payment on his loan.
  3. The permission to borrow any item.
    Thank you for the loan of your lawn mower.

4 letters in word "loan": A L N O.

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Words found within loan:

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