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English definition of “mortgage”
/ˈmɔːɡɪdʒ/ verb [T] FINANCE, PROPERTY
› to borrow money using property as security (= an asset that will belong to the lender if the borrower does not pay back the loan): mortgage sth to do sth He mortgaged his home to help finance the project. The company mortgaged its assets to secure a $23 billion credit line.