A person who lends money at unreasonably high rates of interest.
- Where the actual producers fall prey to usurers and merchants, because of their lack of market power, they are reduced to a subsistence existence and forced to part with the surplus product.
- At the end of ten years everything was paid off, everything, the usurer's charges and the accumulation of superimposed interest.
- If you oblige many men to be money-lenders, some will assuredly be usurers.
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