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synonyms for borrowing

  • financing
  • renting
  • accepting a loan

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How to use borrowing in a sentence

It increases government borrowings and sends it into an interest repayment cycle, which only further increases spending in the future.
INDIA—LIKE THE REST OF THE WORLD—IS MOVING AWAY FROM THE PATH OF ECONOMIC AUSTERITYMANAVI KAPURFEBRUARY 8, 2021QUARTZ
That forced them to buy other shares to repay their borrowings, a preview on a small scale of the trading action that would bring the company to prominence last month.
THE GAMESTOP STOCK CRAZE IS ABOUT A POPULIST UPRISING AGAINST WALL STREET. BUT IT’S MORE COMPLICATED THAN THAT.DAVID J. LYNCHFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
When investors believe a business’s stock price is on a downward trajectory, they can bet on their belief by borrowing shares from other investors, with a promise to give the stock back in a certain time period, plus some interest.
THE GAMESTOP TRADE NEEDED SHORT-SELLERS TO WORK—AND SO DO MARKETSJOHN DETRIXHEJANUARY 29, 2021QUARTZ
Government borrowing is under renewed scrutiny as politicians consider their third mega-spending package to support the US economy, adding to more than $3 trillion already earmarked since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic.
THE PROBLEM WITH A 100-YEAR US GOVERNMENT BONDJOHN DETRIXHEJANUARY 27, 2021QUARTZ
With the Federal Reserve planning on keeping interest rates near zero for years, business borrowing costs will remain low and stocks will face little competition from bonds for investors’ cash.
STOCKS DRIVE HIGHER, BRUSHING ASIDE WORRIES ABOUT U.S. STABILITYDAVID J. LYNCHJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The difference is that the former doesn’t include money a state owes to itself––such as our borrowings from the Social Security trust funds––while the latter encompasses intergovernmental lending.
THE U.S. NOW HAS A DEBT LEVEL THAT RIVALS ITALY’SSHAWN TULLYJANUARY 14, 2021FORTUNE
Increased government spending usually means more government borrowing and a bigger supply of bonds, which typically sends yields higher.
FIXED MORTGAGE RATES SINK TO LOWEST LEVELS IN HISTORY BUT COULD BE HEADED HIGHERKATHY ORTONJANUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Since then, Danish homeowners have enjoyed continuous slides in borrowing costs.
THE LAND OF CHEAP MORTGAGES JUST WENT TO ZEROBERNHARD WARNERJANUARY 5, 2021FORTUNE
Moral hazard can be avoided by combining student debt cancellation with programs that reduce the need for future borrowing, especially for first-generation students, low-income students and students of color.
THE MORALITY OF CANCELING STUDENT DEBTLGBTQ-EDITORDECEMBER 6, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
Believing a stock will fall, an investor opens “short” position by borrowing shares—say, 1,000 shares of Nikola.
LITTLE BIG SHORTS: HOW TINY ‘ACTIVIST’ FIRMS BECAME SHERIFFS IN THE STOCK MARKET’S WILD WESTBERNHARD WARNERDECEMBER 3, 2020FORTUNE
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WORDS RELATED TO BORROWING

  • borrowing
  • consumer credit
  • hire purchase plan
  • installment buying
  • installment credit
  • layaway plan
  • store credit
  • time payment plan
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