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  Words related to lend

Related / Similar Words: loan, impart, bestow, contribute, add, bring

 

Definition:
  • give temporarily; let have for a limited time; "I will lend you my car"; "loan me some money";
  • bestow a quality on; "Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company"; "The music added a lot to the play"; "She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings"; "This adds a light note to the program";
  • have certain characteristics of qualities for something; be open or vulnerable to; "This story would lend itself well to serialization on television"; "The current system lends itself to great abuse";

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    Hyponyms: hire out, rent out, farm out, advance, instill, transfuse, tinsel, throw in

     

    Derivational Morphology: loan, lender, loaner, addition, add-on, improver

     

    Language Translations:
    Danish: låne   Dutch: lenen  
    Finnish: lainata   French: prêter  
    German: leihen   Indonesian: pinjam  
    Italian: prestare   Japanese: 貸す  
    Portuguese: emprestar   Romanian: împrumuta  
    Slovak: pozičať   Slovene: posoditi  
    Spanish: prestar   Swedish: låna (ut)  
     
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