Translation of "lend" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /lend/ us /lend/ past tense and past participle lent

A2 to give something to someone for a period of time

I lent / my bike to Sara. Ho prestato / la mia bicicletta a Sara.
She lent me her car for the weekend. Mi ha prestato la macchina per il fine settimana.

If a bank lends money, it gives money to someone who then pays the money back in small amounts over a period.


(Translation of “lend” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)