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hock

verb [T]
 
 
/hɒk/
to pawn a possession (= leave it temporarily with someone in exchange for an amount of money that must be paid back after a particular period of time to prevent it from being sold): People in a financial difficulty often possess something of value to hock. →  See also pawn verb
Translations of “hock”
in Chinese (Traditional) 典當,抵押…
in Chinese (Simplified) 典当,抵押…
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