Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “lender”

See all translations

lender

noun [C] uk   /ˈlen.dər/ us    /-dɚ/
someone or something that lends money, especially a large financial organization such as a bank: The smaller local lenders charge high interest rates.
Translations of “lender”
in Korean 빌려주는 기관, 사람…
in Arabic مُقرِض…
in Portuguese credor, -a, mutuante…
in Catalan prestador, -a, entitat de crèdit…
in Japanese 貸主…
in Italian chi concede prestiti…
in Chinese (Traditional) 放款人,放貸者…
in Russian кредитор…
in Turkish ödünç veren/kredi açan kişi/kurum vb.…
in Chinese (Simplified) 放款人,放贷者…
in Polish kredytodawca, wierzyciel/ka…
(Definition of lender from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of lender?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “lender” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

pup

a baby of particular animals, or a puppy

Word of the Day

I won’t tolerate it! Replacing formal words with phrasal verbs.

by Liz Walter,
April 01, 2015
When you are using a language, it is important to understand if a word is formal or informal, so that you can use it in an appropriate way. You might hear people saying dosh for money, or spud for potato, but they wouldn’t write those words in a formal essay. Similarly, a

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More