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loan

noun
 
 
/ləʊn/
B1 [C] money that someone has borrowed: a bank loan a student loan He repaid the loan within two years.Borrowing, lending and debt
be on loan If something is on loan, someone is borrowing it: Both paintings are on loan from the city museum.Borrowing, lending and debt
Translations of “loan”
in Korean 대출…
in Arabic قَرْض…
in French prêt…
in Turkish borç para, ödünç para, kredi…
in Italian prestito…
in Chinese (Traditional) 數目, 貸款,借款…
in Russian заем, ссуда…
in Polish kredyt, pożyczka…
in Spanish préstamo, empréstito…
in Portuguese empréstimo…
in German die Anleihe, das Darlehen, das Leihen…
in Catalan préstec…
in Japanese 借金, ローン…
in Chinese (Simplified) 数目, 贷款,借款…
(Definition of loan noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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