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1. usurer

noun. someone who lends money at excessive rates of interest.

Synonyms

  • shark
  • loaner
  • lender
  • loan shark
  • shylock

Antonyms

  • freeloader
  • recipient
  • receiver

Etymology

  • usurier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Example sentences of the word usurer


1. Noun, singular or mass
According to Brown University, "His pursuit of gain was considered against the laws of God, because he was not a producer of real goods, but rather a resaler, or a usurer."

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