BORROWING MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Borrowing Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Borrow


Synonyms:
Adoption,

• Borrow Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To receive; to take; to derive.
  2. (v. t.) To take (one or more) from the next higher denomination in order to add it to the next lower; -- a term of subtraction when the figure of the subtrahend is larger than the corresponding one of the minuend.
  3. (v. t.) To copy or imitate; to adopt; as, to borrow the style, manner, or opinions of another.
  4. (n.) The act of borrowing.
  5. (v. t.) To receive from another as a loan, with the implied or expressed intention of returning the identical article or its equivalent in kind; -- the opposite of lend.
  6. (n.) Something deposited as security; a pledge; a surety; a hostage.
  7. (v. t.) To feign or counterfeit.


Synonyms:
Adopt,

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