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Synonyms for borrow

take on loan


Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for borrow

get temporarily

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take up and practice as one's own

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I had never spent my money in his saloon, and even when I borrowed from him I didn't spend any money.
The omission of this was highly blameable in one Mr Moore, who, having formerly borrowed some lines of Pope and company, took the liberty to transcribe six of them into his play of the Rival Modes.
"But Fred gives me his honor that he has never borrowed money on the pretence of any understanding about his uncle's land.
The country has borrowed $99.43 million from bilateral sources, $221.83 million from multilateral and $173.3 million from the commercial banks during the first month of the current fiscal year.
KARACHI -- The government borrowed 26 per cent more for budgetary support during the first 10 months of this fiscal year, as compared to same period of 2017-18.
I've also borrowed from an instant-loan facility my Sacco has called MobiLoan.
A STAGGERING PS1.5bn has been borrowed by Welsh councils since 2015, new data from the Public Works Loan Board (PWLB) has revealed.
However, it surpassed its domestic borrowing target for the same year having borrowed Sh390.2 billion against a target of Sh297.6 billion.
The government has borrowed Rs1.2 trillion in six months compared to retiring Rs78.7 billion in the same period of last year.
KARACHI -- The government borrowed a total of $1.58 billion during the first four months (July-October) of the current fiscal year.
DR Titus Okunronmu, a former Director, Budgetary Department, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has advised the Federal Government to use borrowed funds strictly for building capital projects.
If we borrowed in dollars, we would have been penalized by the foreign exchange risks.
It borrowed $282 billion in net privately-held marketable debt and ended the quarter with a cash balance of $229 billion.
The Centre borrowed Rs 3.72 lakh crore in the first half of FY 18 i.e.- during April-September has pegged gross borrowings at Rs 2.08 lakh crore in the remaining six months.