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loan

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loan(
lon
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (finance)
a. el préstamo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
We repaid the bank loan before the date agreed on in the contract.Pagamos el préstamo bancario antes de la fecha estipulada en el contrato.
b. el crédito
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
We'll have to ask the bank for a loan to buy a new car.Tendremos que pedir un crédito al banco para comprar un carro nuevo.
2. (something lent)
a. prestado (adjective)
Is that your car? - No, it's a loan.¿Ese es tu carro? - No, es prestado.
That magazine is a loan; don't rip any pages out!Esa revista es prestada; ¡no le arranques las hojas!
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (to lend)
a. prestar
Would you mind loaning me some money to go to the cinema tonight?¿Te importaría prestarme algo de dinero para ir al cine esta noche?
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loan
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el préstamo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
to give somebody a loan of somethingprestar algo a alguien
2. (finance)
a.
to take out a loanobtener un préstamo or crédito or
3. (colloquial)
a.
loan sharkusurero(a) m,f
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
4. (general)
a. prestar
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loan [ləʊn]
noun
(thing lent between persons) préstamo (m); (from bank) crédito (m); préstamo (m)
it's on loan está prestado; I had it on loan from the company me lo prestó la empresa; she is on loan to another department presta temporalmente sus servicios en otra sección; to raise a loan (money) obtener or conseguir un préstamo; to subscribe a loan suscribir un préstamo; I asked for the loan of the book le pedí prestado el libro
transitive verb
prestar
modifier
loan account (n) cuenta (f) de crédito
loan agreement (n) acuerdo (m) de crédito
loan capital (n) capital (m) en préstamo
loan fund (n) fondo (m) de crédito para empréstitos
loan shark (n) prestamista (m) usureroausurera;a usurera tiburón (m)
loan translation (n) calco (m) lingüístico
loan word (n) préstamo (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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