informal a type of high-risk loan issued to borrowers with no income, no job, and no assets
Has The Word “Ninja” Been Culturally Appropriated?Clearly, we celebrate ninjas, but it’s worth examining how we use the word and whether or not we’re respecting its origins.
What Is The Difference Between Loan, Lend, Loaned, And Lent?The words loan and loaned are the present and past tenses of to loan. Lend and lent are the present and past tenses of to lend. As verbs, loan and lend are often used interchangeably. For example, “A bank loans people money to buy a home. It also lends borrowers money to buy a car.” Loan and lend also have identical meanings when they’re used …
Word Origin for ninja loan
C21: from n(o) in(come no) j(ob no) a(ssets)
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