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


Faced by failure of credit they have proposed only the lending of more money.

This would be true if we gave you the milliards instead of lending them.

They were assembled for their own protection, and could not endanger themselves by lending any aid to him.

The latter did grumble a bit, but ended by lending him two five-franc pieces.

You have been lending money on usury too, and on a bad security.

He kept them faithful to him by lending them money—at ruinous interest.

He looked through the glass and gave it, and was good, too, about lending the glass.

I hadn't been more than a minute in the cabin after lending a hand to shorten sail.

But I'm afraid that he wouldn't feel like lending it to you.

He did nor realize that Alfred was lending help to his efforts.