lend vb lent, lend·ingvt1: to give for temporary use on condition that the same or its equivalent be returned2: to let out (money) for temporary use on condition of repayment with interestvi: to make a loanlend·able adjlend·er n
Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam-Webster. 1996.
accommodate with, advance, afford, aid, allow credit, assist, commodare, entrust, extend credit, finance, furnish, furnish credit, give, give credit, give money over, grant, invest, loan, permit to borrow, provide, provide with, put up the money, sign over, supply, supply aid, turn over
associated concepts: lend credit, lend funds
bestow, capitalize (provide capital), finance, invest (fund), let (lease), loan, rent
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
v.(1) To let someone use something temporarily, on the understanding that it will be returned; to allow someone to borrow something.(2) To provide someone with money that he or she must eventually pay back, usually with interest.
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.
v. To provide something temporarily to another, often in exchange for compensation.
Webster's New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000.