lent

Part of speech:

imp. & p. p. of Lend.

Part of speech: noun

A fast of forty days immediately preceding Easter.

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Usage examples "lent":

  1. Money had been lent for the purchase of material, but this he was expected to repay. - "The History of Tasmania, Volume I (of 2)", John West.
  2. Fortunately V. had an extra tent, which he lent us. - "African Camp Fires", Stewart Edward White.
  3. For their food they decided to run up a bill at the store; but every day each fresh cook would have to be paid, and every day her wages would have to be lent by Annalise. - "The Princess Priscilla's Fortnight", Elizabeth von Arnim.