pawn


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Synonyms for pawn

Synonyms for pawn

something given to guarantee the repayment of a loan or the fulfillment of an obligation

to give or deposit as a pawn

a person used or controlled by others

Synonyms for pawn

an article deposited as security

Related Words

a person used by another to gain an end

(chess) the least powerful piece

borrowing and leaving an article as security for repayment of the loan

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leave as a guarantee in return for money

References in classic literature ?
I have a story to tell you all, so listen to what I have to say," quoth he; whereupon, without more ado, he told them all about Sir Richard, and how his lands were in pawn.
At the two-yard peg she faced round, and said, 'A pawn goes two squares in its first move, you know.
thought Alice), there was no way of guessing, but she was gone, and Alice began to remember that she was a Pawn, and that it would soon be time for her to move.
I'll pawn your watch to-morrow and bring you the money, and everything can be arranged then.
HOUSTON, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Rick Harrison and his hit TV show, Pawn Stars, have captured the fascination of the public.
Pawn shops loan money by taking items as collateral and charging an interest rate regulated by the state.
DGSE announced that it had opened a new 4700 square foot pawn facility on Harry Hines Blvd.
Rothman will continue to manage the Company's pawn stores in Maryland and the District of Columbia.
However, we now believe the growth opportunities for both our pawn and short-term cash advance businesses are more plentiful and potentially more rewarding in the U.
acquisition of three pawn shops in the Dallas/Fort Worth mid-cities with