bridging loan

noun

Definition of bridging loan

British
: money that a bank lends for a short period of time until money is received from another source (such as from selling a house)

Word by Word Definitions

bridge play bridging
  1. : a structure carrying a pathway or roadway over a depression or obstacle (such as a river)

  2. : a time, place, or means of connection or transition

  3. : something resembling a bridge in form or function: such as

  1. : to make a bridge (see 1bridge) over or across

  2. : to provide with a bridge

  1. : any of various card games for usually four players in two partnerships that bid for the right to declare a trump suit, seek to win tricks (see 1trick 4) equal to the final bid, and play with the hand of declarer 's partner exposed and played by declarer

loan play
  1. : money lent at interest

  2. : something lent usually for the borrower's temporary use

  3. : the grant of temporary use

  1. : lend


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