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Take for temporary use
“It is possible, in some instances, to borrow money from your bank to buy publicly traded shares.”
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To take for one's own benefit, typically without permission
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“Some bureaucrats of administrative villages often borrow the rights to contract out the land and collect proceeds from its use.”
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To draw inspiration from, or bear a resemblance to
“His artistic style would borrow heavily from the great masters of the early 20th century.”
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To adopt (an idea) as one's own
“The best he could do was borrow concepts and words from other disciplines.”
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To hunt about, especially for something of nominal value
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Begin or start again
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To renew the terms of a loan
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To forcibly stop and seize control of some vehicle in order to rob it or to reach a destination (especially an airplane, truck or a boat)
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To make a false show or pretence of
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To actively break the terms of (a law, agreement, etc.)
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To be made up or consist of
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Pay or charge fee for use, service, or privilege
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