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synonyms for pawnshop

  • bank
  • banker
  • Shylock
  • backer
  • granter
  • moneylender
  • pawnbroker
  • usurer
  • loan company
  • loan shark
  • moneymonger
  • stakeman
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How to use pawnshop in a sentence

In another message, Rabin said, the man explained that he and his wife, who are both homeless, took the instrument to a local pawnshop in exchange for a $500 loan.
‘FLUTE EMERGENCY’: A MUSICIAN FORGOT HIS $22,000 INSTRUMENT ON A CHICAGO TRAIN. A HOMELESS MAN FOUND IT.ANDREA SALCEDOFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It’s essentially become a pawnshop, and even that business model is decaying.
DESPITE RECORD STOCK SURGE, GAMESTOP IS STILL STRUGGLING TO STAY AFLOATABHA BHATTARAI, TAYLOR TELFORDFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Troy Farr, who owns Texas Pawn & Jewelry outside of Austin, recalled going to one of his stores on a Saturday during the spring to see how things were going and discovered 42 guns had been sold, “which is a lot for a pawnshop.”
IT’S EASY TO ASSUME PAWNSHOPS ARE DOING GREAT IN THE PANDEMIC. IT’S ALSO WRONG.EMILY STEWARTNOVEMBER 30, 2020VOX
For one thing, it’s easier to sell stolen items online because pawnshops are pretty heavily regulated.
IT’S EASY TO ASSUME PAWNSHOPS ARE DOING GREAT IN THE PANDEMIC. IT’S ALSO WRONG.EMILY STEWARTNOVEMBER 30, 2020VOX
In other words, people and businesses had more money, and they didn’t need to resort to the pawnshop to pay rent, float their payrolls, or even just go to the bar on Friday night.
IT’S EASY TO ASSUME PAWNSHOPS ARE DOING GREAT IN THE PANDEMIC. IT’S ALSO WRONG.EMILY STEWARTNOVEMBER 30, 2020VOX
We can deal with that old buzzard as freely and as profitably as if we were in a cutthroat pawnshop.
DAVID LANNARCK, MIDGETGEORGE S. HARNEY
Iprinda ring rilu sa ahinsiya, Pawn this watch to the pawnshop.
A DICTIONARY OF CEBUANO VISAYANJOHN U. WOLFF
He made it plain that he saw in Morley no resemblance to the man who had come disguised to the pawnshop.
THE WINNING CLUEJAMES HAY, JR.
Caroline Breeze had never been inside a pawnshop in her life, but she did not protest against the horrid errand.
HAPPY HOUSEBETSEY RIDDLE, FREIFRAU VON HUTTEN ZUM STOLZENBERG
Before the policeman could even reply, the owner of the pawnshop had come up.
SUE, A LITTLE HEROINEL. T. MEADE
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WORDS RELATED TO PAWNSHOP

  • Shylock
  • backer
  • bank
  • banker
  • granter
  • loan company
  • loan shark
  • moneylender
  • moneymonger
  • pawnbroker
  • pawnshop
  • stakeman
  • usurer
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.