Definición de usurious en inglés:

usurious

Silabificación: u·su·ri·ous
Pronunciación: /yo͞oˈZHo͝orēəs
 
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adjetivo

  • Of or relating to the practice of usury: they lend money at usurious rates
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • On the other side of the political spectrum, liberals worry that litigation finance firms offering usurious rates prey upon a desperate clientele.
    • Desperate American workers are forced to rely on credit card debt at usurious interest rates to pay for basic necessities.
    • They make half their income by surprising people with enormous penalties and usurious interest rate changes if they forget to pay their phone bill one month.

Derivativos

usuriously

adverbio
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Credit was tight, interest rates usuriously high.
  • While management has been usuriously enriching themselves, shareholders have suffered greatly.
  • The fact remains that banks are able to charge usuriously high interest rates because the government secures their monopoly.

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