on loan

Definition of on loan

  1. :  borrowed from someone or something for a period of time This painting is on loan from the National Gallery. an actor on loan from another sitcom Some of the workers were on loan as temporary staff.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  money lent at interest

    :  something lent usually for the borrower's temporary use

    :  the grant of temporary use

  1. :  lend

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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