Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun One that lends something.
  • noun Something, such as a motor vehicle or laptop computer, that is loaned, often as a substitute for an item being repaired.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun someone who lends money or gives credit in business matters.
  • noun informal Something borrowed or lent.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun one who loans; a lender
  • noun something that is frequently loaned

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun someone who lends money or gives credit in business matters
  • noun a car that is lent as a replacement for one that is under repair

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Examples

  • Having sold the Camry, I weighed options and ultimately accepted a loaner from the in-laws …

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  • If any are provided as "keeper" or "long term loaner units" this will be clearly disclosed in his reviews.

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  • If any are provided as "keeper" or "long term loaner units" this will be clearly disclosed in his reviews.

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  • If any are provided as "keeper" or "long term loaner units" this will be clearly disclosed in his reviews.

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  • If any are provided as "keeper" or "long term loaner units" this will be clearly disclosed in his reviews.

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  • Not so long ago, Apple tried to seduce me with a long-term loaner MacBook Pro.

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  • If any are provided as "keeper" or "long term loaner units" this will be clearly disclosed in his reviews.

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  • This month, I took a long-term loaner MacBook Pro (no, not one of the new ones, darnit) and iPod Touch to evaluate as an educational platform, after my salesperson convinced me to look beyond the bottom line at a potentially important value proposition.

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  • Not so long ago, Apple tried to seduce me with a long-term loaner MacBook Pro.

    Resources | ZDNet

  • This month, I took a long-term loaner MacBook Pro (no, not one of the new ones, darnit) and iPod Touch to evaluate as an educational platform, after my salesperson convinced me to look beyond the bottom line at a potentially important value proposition.

    ZDNet News - News Page One

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