Definition of adjustable-rate in English:

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adjustable-rate

adjective

US
Denoting or relating to a mortgage or other loan with an interest rate that may be changed in response to economic conditions: more borrowers had been opting for adjustable-rate mortgages
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  • Greenspan told consumers to get adjustable rate mortgages as interest rates were hitting 45 year lows.
  • These are the most sensitive mortgages, one year adjustable rate mortgages, in fact, that's where you would see the impact.
  • That - and the rising interest rate environment putting pressure on adjustable rate mortgages - could result in more mortgage defaults.

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Syllabification: adjustable-rate

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