Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. borwen, AS. borgian, fr. borg, borh, pledge; akin to D. borg, G. borg,; prob. fr. root of AS. beorgan, to protect. 95. See 1st Borough
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. borgian—borg, borh, a pledge, security.
You see, she's so stout she can't borrow much from the rest of us.
"Blue Bonnet in Boston" by Caroline E. Jacobs
Ernest hesitated about this borrowing, but the boys said they could pay it back.
"Chicken Little Jane" by Lily Munsell Ritchie
But borrowing was against the rule, and it must be especially wrong to borrow missionary money.
"A Missionary Twig" by Emma L. Burnett
Congreve has merit of the highest kind; he is an original writer, who borrowed neither the models of his plot nor the manner of his dialogue.
"The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. in Nine Volumes" by Samuel Johnson
All mischance might be converted into lack of resources (money and goods), and he who borrowed fell into dependence and servitude.
"Folkways" by William Graham Sumner
Many of the settlers must borrow money to make proof.
"Land of the Burnt Thigh" by Edith Eudora Kohl
Dollars, borrowed for the purpose, were lodged in the banks to the credit of an applicant.
"The History of Tasmania, Volume I (of 2)" by John West
I BORROW MONEY UPON MY ESTATE, AND UPON VERY FAVOURABLE TERMS.
"Japhet in Search of a Father" by Frederick Marryat
You know the money was borrowed for you, and that you spent it on your miserable music!
"The Queen's Scarlet" by George Manville Fenn
Other authors who tell the same story, have simply and unsuspiciously borrowed it from him.
"Sir Walter Ralegh" by William Stebbing
Then they seek to borrow
Pleasure still from wrong,
And with smiling sorrow
Turn it to a song.
"The Song Of Pan" by Archibald Lampman
I only borrow
From some tomorrow
Where it lies sleeping,
Enough of sorrow
To sing of weeping.
"Borrower" by Mary Carolyn Davies
Yet O that I could borrow
That albatross’s flight!
To-morrow, Love, to-morrow
Is our supreme delight.
"The Liner" by John Le Gay Brereton
So when to-morrow
Ceases, and we
Quit this we borrow,
Love chastens sorrow
So it can see....
"One Day And Another: A Lyrical Eclogue – Part IV" by Madison Julius Cawein
Would'st thou a poet be?
And would thy dull heart fain
Borrow of Israel's minstrelsy
One high enraptured strain?
"The Circumcision Of Christ" by John Keble
("If you would learn the woes that vex
Poor TANTALUS, down there,
Pray borrow of Papa an ex-
"The Two Ogres" by William Schwenck Gilbert
This is a great time for any kind of home borrowing — as long as you do it smart.
Did you also know you may qualify for a tax deduction* if you borrow against the equity in your home.
Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Hued .
A breast pump you can borrow or pass on to a friend.
T.co/vRyuglLo Hey Hamels, since we're magazine buddies can I borrow a dollar.
Borrowing the handheld lensing and easy pace of a low-budget character piece, director Gareth Edwards, a CGI artist by trade, has created a dystopian landscape that's so naturalistic, it's uncanny.
Our friends at Smail Acura are letting us borrow the new Acura ILX for two weeks.
Is impeding an investigation of its loan modification practices by negotiating settlements with borrowers who must agree to keep them secret and not criticize the bank in exchange for cash payments and loan relief, Arizona officials say.
S omething Borrowed is based on a 2005 work of chick literature by Emily Giffin.
ALBANY — State Police can impound a borrowed car when the driver is arrested at a traffic stop instead of letting a licensed passenger drive it away, New York's top court ruled.
We are over $16 trillion in debt and are borrowing at least $1.3 trillion more each year.
Ohio students who borrowed money to earn a bachelor's degree in 2011 left college with an average debt of $28,683, according to a report by Project on Student Debt.
Every generation has an incentive to borrow money from the future to spend on itself.
Education, auto loans inflate borrowing in August.
A girl who borrowed her friend's asthma inhaler at a school in Colorado got expelled because officials say she broke the school's drug policy.
Oscillations of a guitar string, to borrow his example, can be treated as effectively non-local on timescales long compared to the timescale at which the forces that hold the string together propagate along the string.
Quantum Computation in Brain Microtubules? Decoherence and Biological Feasibility
Borrowing terminology from the hyperplane example, we call the elements of C chambers.
Semigroups, rings, and Markov chains
Our treatment can be viewed as an elaboration of Tits’s appendix to Solomon’s paper, with further ideas borrowed from Bidigare’s thesis .
Semigroups, rings, and Markov chains
The methods used here are fairly standard, borrowed from the mathematical analysis of one-dimensional Heisenberg spin chains by Yang and Yang and from that of the 6-vertex models by Lieb and others .
A Six Vertex Model on a Fishnet
Using methods borrowed from the qualitative theory of differential equations (theory of dynamical systems) cosmologists have been able to ﬁgure out the behaviour of spacetime in the vicinity of a singularity.
Is Nature Generic?