Definitions for borrowingˈbɒr oʊ ɪŋ, ˈbɔr-

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word borrowing

Princeton's WordNet

  1. borrowing, adoption(noun)

    the appropriation (of ideas or words etc) from another source

    "the borrowing of ancient motifs was very apparent"

  2. borrowing(noun)

    obtaining funds from a lender

Wiktionary

  1. borrowing(Noun)

    An instance of borrowing something.

  2. borrowing(Noun)

    A borrowed word, adopted from a foreign language; loanword.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Borrowing

    of Borrow

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'borrowing' in Nouns Frequency: #2520

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