Translation of "usury" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

usury

noun [ U ] uk us /ˈjuː.zjʊ.ri/ US  /-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

放高利贷
usurer uk us /ˈjuː.zjʊ.rər/ US  /-ʒɚ.ɚ/ noun [ C ]
usurious uk us /juːˈzjʊə.ri.əs/ US  /juːˈʒʊr.i-/ adjective

usurious interest rates 高利率;高利贷利息

(Translation of “usury” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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