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Spanish translation of “pawn”

pawn

verb /poːn/
to give (an article of value) to a pawnbroker in exchange for money (which may be repaid at a later time to get the article back) I had to pawn my watch to pay the bill. pawnbroker noun a person who lends money in exchange for pawned articles. pawnshop noun a pawnbroker’s place of business.
casa de empeños, monte de piedad
in pawn having been pawned
en prenda
His watch is in pawn.
(Definition of pawn from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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