kye

[ key ]
/ keɪ /

noun

a private Korean-American banking club to which members pay contributions and from which they may take out loans, usually to start small businesses.

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Origin of kye

Borrowed into English from Korean around 1985–90

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British Dictionary definitions for kye

kye
/ (kaɪ) /

noun

(functioning as plural) a Scottish and Northern English variant of kine
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