usurer

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noun usu·rer \ˈyü-zhər-ər, ˈyüzh-rər\

Definition of usurer

  1. :  one that lends money especially at an exorbitant rate

14th Century

First Known Use of usurer

14th century


USURER Defined for English Language Learners

usurer

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noun usu·rer \ˈyü-zhər-ər, ˈyüzh-rər\

Definition of usurer for English Language Learners

  • : a person who lends money and requires the borrower to pay a high amount of interest


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usurer

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noun usu·rer \ˈyü-zhər-ər\

Legal Definition of usurer

  1. :  one that engages in usury


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