What does shylock mean?

Definitions for shylock
ˈʃaɪ lɒkshy·lock

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. usurer, loan shark, moneylender, shylocknoun

    someone who lends money at excessive rates of interest

  2. Shylocknoun

    a merciless usurer in a play by Shakespeare

Wiktionary

  1. shylocknoun

    A loan shark.

    Etymology: From the character Shylock, in Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice

  2. shylockverb

    To lend money at exorbitant rates of interest.

    Etymology: From the character Shylock, in Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice

  3. Shylocknoun

    A fictional character who was a moneylender (Jewish stereotype) in Shakespeare's Merchant of Venice.

    Etymology: From the character Shylock, in Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice

Freebase

  1. Shylock

    Shylock is a fictional character in Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Shylock

    the Jew in Shakespeare's "Merchant of Venice."

Who Was Who?

  1. Shylock

    See New York City business directory.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shylock in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shylock in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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    (law) the act of substituting of one creditor for another
    • A. imperviousness
    • B. preponderance
    • C. swag
    • D. subrogation

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