Definition of lender in English:


Line breaks: lend¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈlɛndə


  • An organization or person that lends money: a mortgage lender
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    • You can either go direct to a lender or try a mortgage broker who will scour the market for you.
    • He was worrying for days while the money lenders came to the house to demand payment.
    • You may be refused if the lender decides that you have too much outstanding credit.

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