loan office

  1. an office for making loans or receiving payments on loans.

  2. a public office for receiving subscriptions to a government loan.

  1. a pawnbroker's shop.

Origin of loan office

First recorded in 1710–20

Words Nearby loan office Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use loan office in a sentence

  • For anyone who knows how to observe and divine, says M. Alfred Delvau, the public of a loan office is very interesting.

    Old and New Paris, v. 2 | Henry Sutherland Edwards