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Meaning of "borrowings" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BORROWINGS

borrowings  [ˈbɒrəʊɪŋz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BORROWINGS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Borrowings is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES BORROWINGS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of borrowings in the English dictionary

The definition of borrowings in the dictionary is a company's liabilities or indebtedness. Other definition of borrowings is a group of things which have been borrowed.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BORROWINGS


earnings
ˈɜːnɪŋz
feelings
ˈfiːlɪŋZ
findings
ˈfaɪndɪŋz
fittings
ˈfɪtɪŋz
furnishings
ˈfɜːnɪʃɪŋz
Kings
kɪŋz
leggings
ˈlɛɡɪŋz
ongoings
ˈɒnɡəʊɪŋz
outgoings
ˈaʊtˌɡəʊɪŋz
proceedings
prəˈsiːdɪŋz
rankings
ˈræŋkɪŋz
ratings
ˈreɪtɪŋz
savings
ˈseɪvɪŋz
Springs
sprɪŋz
strings
strɪŋz
surroundings
səˈraʊndɪŋz
things
θɪŋz
upgrowings
ˈʌpˌɡrəʊɪŋz
wings
ˈwɪŋz
Writings
ˈraɪtɪŋz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BORROWINGS

borough-English
borrel
borrelia
Borromini
borrow
borrow pit
borrower
borrowing
borrowing rate
borrowing requirement
Bors
borsch
borscht
borshch
borsic
borstal
borstal boy
bort
borty
bortz

WORDS THAT END LIKE BORROWINGS

beginnings
clip someone´s wings
Colorado Springs
Cummings
evenings
filings
gaywings
Hastings
housings
in the wings
mornings
on wings
split wings
spread one´s wings
spread your wings
teachings
to be seeing things
water wings
with all the trimmings
workings

Synonyms and antonyms of borrowings in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «borrowings» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BORROWINGS

Find out the translation of borrowings to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of borrowings from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «borrowings» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

借款
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

préstamos
570 millions of speakers

English

borrowings
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

उधारी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

القروض
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

займы
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

empréstimos
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ঋণ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

emprunts
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pinjaman
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Anleihen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

借入金
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

차입금
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Utang
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Vay
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கடன்பெறுவதிலிருந்து
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कर्ज
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

borçlar
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

prestiti
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

pożyczki
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

позики
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

împrumuturi
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

δάνεια
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

lenings
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

upplåning
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

lån
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of borrowings

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BORROWINGS»

The term «borrowings» is quite widely used and occupies the 54.643 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BORROWINGS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «borrowings» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «borrowings» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about borrowings

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BORROWINGS»

Discover the use of borrowings in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to borrowings and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
A Typology of Verbal Borrowings
The present work is the first in-depth cross-linguistic study on loan verbs and the morphological, syntactic and sociolinguistic aspects of loan verb accommodation, investigating claims that verbs generally are more difficult to borrow than ...
Jan Wohlgemuth, 2009
2
Spanish Loanwords in the English Language: A Tendency ...
0. Introduction. In recent years the study of English borrowings from Spanish has been relatively neglected. Much of the research on the subject has been involved with examining words that English adopted in the past, during the period of the ...
Félix Rodríguez González, 1996
3
Shakespeare and Music: Afterlives and Borrowings
This is a study of the rich and diverse range of musical responses to Shakespeare that have taken place from the seventeenth century onwards.
Julie Sanders, 2013
4
Ceramic traditions and technical borrowings in the Senegal ...
Keramikherstellung - Tradition - Ethnografie - Senegal.
Agnès Gelbert, 2003
5
Use and acceptance of Maori borrowings in New Zealand English
New Zealand English is the variety of English that is spoken by the roughly 4 million inhabitants of New Zealand – a South Pacific state which consists of two main islands simply called the North and the South Island.
Lysann Hofmann, 2007
6
Handel, Tercentenary Collection
The. Case. for. Handel's. Borrowings: The. Judgment. of. Three. Centuries. George. J. Buelow. In the three centuries since the birth of George Frideric Handel, there have been frequent illusions to and discussions of his practice of borrowing ...
Stanley Sadie, Anthony Hicks, 1987
7
Borrowings from other languages as adoptions of novel ...
English as a world language is an interesting example in order to look at these questions and answer them. One way words enter a language is they are borrowed from another and it seems that this is true in many cases for English.
Manuela Szepan, 2007
8
Dictionary of African Borrowings in Brazilian Portuguese
Lexical borrowings might contain useful information that would supplement the partially destroyed documentary evidence. About eight times as many slaves were brought from Africa to Brazil as were taken to North America. This indicated that ...
John T. Schneider, 1991
9
A Lexicon of French Borrowings in the German Vocabulary ...
LEXIC0N This lexicon aims at listing all borrowings of French origin (together with related compounds and derivatives) which were found recorded for the first time in German texts of the period l575 to l648. The following categories have been ...
William Jervis Jones, 1976
10
Borrowings
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.
William Doxev, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BORROWINGS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term borrowings is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Malaysia plans more subsidy cuts with 1MDB raising policy risk
... has enough assets to pay off its debt, scrutiny has increased over how much liability the government may have beyond its official borrowings. «The Malaysian Insider, Jul 15»
2
The value of one-click gearing
As a point of interest, geared share funds typically access low-cost borrowings through short-term loans from other in-house cash‑enhanced ... «The Australian Financial Review, Jul 15»
3
Greek debt crisis: Greece readies fresh bailout proposal for …
... further destabilise the currency union by reverting to the drachma but are highly reluctant to offer Greece a special deal to cut its borrowings. «The Australian Financial Review, Jul 15»
4
USSC wins cheaper finance
The refinancing sees the US company's borrowings mature in 2021, compared to April 2018 previously. The cheaper deal will also provide the ... «TradeWinds, Jul 15»
5
Gas royalties boom already factored into next week's Queensland …
... new ones and without increasing debts or borrowings ... whilst at the same time still promising to to pay down debt," Mr Nicholls said. «ABC Online, Jul 15»
6
Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust Announces the Planned …
The Company will initially fund the acquisitions with approximately $88 million of borrowings under its line of credit and $50 million in proceeds ... «MarketWatch, Jul 15»
7
European companies stash more cash away
The car manufacturer also has large borrowings — net debt stood at €8.6bn at March 31. Moody's said that, as well as holding large cash ... «Financial Times, Jul 15»
8
Greece's No vote makes it much harder to cut a Euro deal
He also asked that the payback periods be extended to 60 or 70 years, and that interest rates on Greece's borrowings be sharply reduced. «Fortune, Jul 15»
9
Legacy Reserves LP Announces $440 Million Acquisition of …
Legacy anticipates funding these transactions with borrowings under its revolver. Highlights of this acquisition are as follows: Estimated proved ... «MarketWatch, Jul 15»
10
JAKS to build RM7bil power plant in Vietnam with China partner
... an equity commitment of US$140.1mil (RM528.8mil) from JAKS that will be met via a combination of both internal and bank borrowings. «The Star Online, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Borrowings [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/borrowings>. Aug 2019 ».
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