lend


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Synonyms for lend

loan

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lend itself to something

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  • be appropriate for
  • suit
  • be suitable for
  • fit
  • be appropriate to
  • be adaptable to
  • present opportunities of
  • be serviceable for

Synonyms for lend

to supply (money), especially on credit

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Synonyms for lend

give temporarily

have certain characteristics of qualities for something

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References in classic literature ?
I don't know what good he thought it would do me, for I had one of my own: but it was all he had to lend, poor fellow, except a sheet of letter-paper full of skeletons; and that he gave me at parting, as a soother of my sorrows and a contribution to my peace of mind.
I dare say," I went on, meaning to be very severe, "that you wouldn't lend money to any of us, if we wanted it.
And when he came back he told the animals it was all right--the sailor was going to lend them the boat.
Lend me thy gay striped coat that I may go to the Council Rock.
Therefore you must lend me of your means till we meet again, so that I may hie to the nearest tavern.
But who would lend to a government that prefaced its overtures for borrowing by an act which demonstrated that no reliance could be placed on the steadiness of its measures for paying?
Emelia declares that this friend will certainly lend me a little; so tomorrow, beloved, I am going to call upon the gentleman in question.
My lord," said D'Artagnan, "will lend his, which is of no use to him, to the Comte de la Fere.