or mort·gag·er

[ mawr-guh-jer ]
/ ˈmɔr gə dʒər /


a person who mortgages property.


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Origin of mortgagor

First recorded in 1575–85; mortgage + -or2 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for mortgager



/ (ˈmɔːɡɪdʒə, ˌmɔːɡɪˈdʒɔː) /


property law a person who borrows money by mortgaging his property to the lender as security
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