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borrow

see definition of borrow
  • verbtake for temporary use
  • verbadopt from another source; appropriate
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Synonyms for borrow

verb take for temporary use
  • acquire
  • hire
  • obtain
  • rent
  • beg
  • bite
  • bum
  • cadge
  • chisel
  • lift
  • mooch
  • negotiate
  • pawn
  • pledge
  • scrounge
  • soak
  • sponge
  • tap
  • touch
  • accept loan of
  • give a note for
  • hit up
  • raise money
  • run into debt
  • see one's uncle
  • take on loan
  • use temporarily

Antonyms for borrow

  • forfeit
  • lose
  • give
  • lend
  • pay
  • return
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to borrow

adopt

verb. choose or take something as one's own

adopted

verb. choose or take something as one's own

appropriate

verb. steal

appropriated

verb. steal

appropriating

verb. steal

assume

verb. adopt, acquire
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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