Significado de “usury” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "usury" - Diccionario Inglés

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usurynoun [ U ]

uk /ˈjuː.ʒər.i/ us /ˈjuː.ʒɚ.i/ formal disapproving

the activity of lending someone money with the agreement that they will pay back a very much larger amount of money later

usurer
noun [ C ] uk /ˈjuː.ʒər.ər/ us /ˈjuː.ʒɚ.ɚ/
usurious
adjective uk /juːˈzjʊə.ri.əs/ us /juːˈʒʊr.i.əs/

usurious interest rates

(Definition of “usury” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "usury" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

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usurynoun [ U ]

uk /ˈjuːzjʊri/ us /-ʒɚI/ formal disapproving

the lending of money at extremely high interest rates:

The payday loans, exempt from usury laws, carry an annual interest rate of 390%.
usurer
noun [ C ] /ˈjuːzjʊrər/ /-ʒɚə˞/

usurious
adjective /juːˈzjʊəriəs/ /juːˈʒʊri-/

a usurious rate

(Definition of “usury” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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