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Definition of Borrows
BorrowBorrow Bor"row, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Borrowed; p. pr. & vb.
n. Borrowing.] [OE. borwen, AS. borgian, fr. borg, borh,
pledge; akin to D. borg, G. borg; prob. fr. root of AS.
beorgan to protect. ?95. See 1st Borough.]
1. 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.
2. (Arith.) 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. To copy or imitate; to adopt; as, to borrow the style,
manner, or opinions of another.
Rites borrowed from the ancients. --Macaulay.
It is not hard for any man, who hath a Bible in his
hands, to borrow good words and holy sayings in
abundance; but to make them his own is a work of
grace only from above. --Milton.
4. To feign or counterfeit. ``Borrowed hair.' --Spenser.
The borrowed majesty of England. --Shak.
5. To receive; to take; to derive.
Any drop thou borrowedst from thy mother. --Shak.
To borrow trouble, to be needlessly troubled; to be
Meaning of Borrows from wikipedia
is a surname. Notable people
with the surname
include: Alison Borrows
(born 1992), Australian slalom canoeist Brian Borrows
(born 1960), English...
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to survive. The Borrowers
to the series
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(born 1952), British politician George Borrow
(1803–1881), English author
, bird artist
and ornithologist Borrows
, surname Borrowes
of Canada. Borrows
is Anishinaabe/Ojibway, and a member
of the Chippewas
of the Nawash First Nation
in Ontario, Canada. Borrows
grew up near the...
- The Borrowers
is a 1952 juvenile fantasy novel
by Mary Norton. The Borrowers
may also refer
to: One of several
film and television adaptations
of the novel:...
- The Borrower
is a 1991 American science fiction horror
by John McNaughton
Rae Dawn Chong, Tom Towles
was born on 24 January
1959 in Taplow, Buckinghamshire, England. His father
was Kenneth Ambrose Borrows
and his mother, Ailsa Nancy Borrows
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