from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To put money to usury; to lend on interest.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To put money to usury; to lend on interest.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To put to use, as money; lend on interest.
Latin feneratus, past participle of faenero, fenero ("I lend on interest"), from faenus ("interest"). (Wiktionary)