Sentence Examples

  • The money-lender deals chiefly in grain and in specie.
  • His father was a taxcollector and money-lender on a small scale; his mother was the sister of a senator.
  • The business of the professional money-lender is one which, as tyranny and abuse are likely to appear, all countries have at different times endeavoured to regulate.
  • He became an associate of Jay Gould in the development and sale of railways; and in 1863 removed to New York City, where, besides speculating in railway stocks, he became a money-lender and a dealer in "puts" and "calls" and "privileges," and in 1874 bought a seat in the New York Stock Exchange.
  • Knight made lender the direction of Professor Osborn.) FIG.