verb (used with object), lent, lend·ing.
verb (used without object), lent, lend·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM lendlend·er, nounin·ter·lend, verb, in·ter·lent, in·ter·lend·ing.o·ver·lend, verb, o·ver·lent, o·ver·lend·ing.re·lend, verb (used with object), re·lent, re·lend·ing.
Examples from the Web for lender
By 2013, the company owed the lender about $35,000 per month—solely in interest payments—and imploded in debt.
The “peer to peer” lender has big money and big names attached to it.Why Is Larry Summers Signing Up With Lending Club?|Matthew Zeitlin|December 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Over the past few years, our dependence on China as a lender has declined in both absolute terms and in relative terms.
Relying on China as a lender will reduce our freedom of movement, harm our values, and diminish the country.
Specifically, BofA's relationship with Countrywide Financial, the troubled "subprime" lender BofA purchased in early 2008.
Neither a borrower nor a lender be; / For loan oft loses both itself and friend.
Is Abdulla a man of violence, as the driver of the donkey; or a man of no bowels, as the lender of the skin?All Men are Ghosts|L. P. Jacks
When the lender accepted such pledges the affair took an unexpected turn.The House of the Dead or Prison Life in Siberia|Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Suppose a corporation makes a loan without proper authority and receives the money, can the lender recover it?Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
But she handed over the gold dollar with which the borrower hoped to steal the lender's lover.A Forest Hearth: A Romance of Indiana in the Thirties|Charles Major