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usury

noun [U]
 
 
/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
Borrowing, lending and debt
usurer
 
 
/ˈjuː.zjʊ.rər/ US  /-ʒɚ.ɚ/ noun [C]
usurious
 
 
/juːˈzjʊə.ri.əs/ US  /juːˈʒʊr.i-/ adjective
usurious interest rates
高利率;高利贷利息
Costing too muchExpensive and luxurious
Translations of “usury”
in Chinese (Traditional) 放高利貸…
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