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Meaning of BORROWING

Pronunciation:  'bârowing

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the appropriation (of ideas or words etc) from another source; "the borrowing of ancient motifs was very apparent"
  2. [n]  obtaining funds from a lender
 

BORROWING is a 9 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: adoption
 
 See Also: appropriation, dealing, dealings, misappropriation, naturalisation, naturalization, pawn, transaction

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: accounts payable, accounts receivable, amount due, appropriation, autoplagiarism, bad debts, bill, bills, borrowed word, calque, charges, cheap money, chits, cribbing, debt, discounting, due, dues, financial commitment, floating debt, foreignism, funded debt, indebtedness, indebtment, infringement of copyright, lending, liability, literary piracy, loan translation, loan word, maturity, money market, national debt, note discounting, note shaving, obligation, outstanding debt, paronym, piracy, plagiarism, plagiarizing, plagiary, pledge, public debt, score, tight money, uncollectibles, unfulfilled pledge
 

 

 

 

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