Sentence Examples

  • MONEY-LENDING, the lending of money on usury.
  • A large dimple formed in the upper part of his right cheek, lending character to the smooth features.
  • The acts were directed to restrain the lending of money at usurious rates.
  • Certain banks make a special business of lending money to owners iif land or buildings (credito fo,zdiario).
  • In 1769 he wrote his Memoire sur les prrts a interet, on the occasion of a scandalous financial crisis at Angouleme, the peculiar interest of which is that in it the question of lending money at interest was for the first time treated scientifically, and not merely from the ecclesiastical point of view.