Usury in a Sentence  ๐Ÿ”Š

Definition of Usury

the act of lending money at ridiculously excessive rates of interest

Examples of Usury in a sentence

Although Jim did not want to pay the interest rate attached to the loan sharkโ€™s usury, he needed money to pay for his kidโ€™s surgery. ๐Ÿ”Š

Rick refused the loan offer because the terms outdid usury and forced him to pay a sixty percent interest rate on the loan. ๐Ÿ”Š

While Pat was only a teenager, she understood usury and applied a hefty interest rate to the loans she gave her brother. ๐Ÿ”Š

The dishonest lender's usury caused hundreds of people to lose their homes when they failed to meet the high interest payments. ๐Ÿ”Š

When borrowing money, check the interest rate for usury because you do not want to pay an extreme rate of interest. ๐Ÿ”Š

Because of the excessive repayment rates associated with usury, many families have become homeless. ๐Ÿ”Š

When Ann was applying for a credit card, I told her to avoid usury by not accepting a card with a steep rate of interest. ๐Ÿ”Š

People with poor credit often have no choice but to accept the usury offered by high interest rate lenders. ๐Ÿ”Š

After noticing the credit cardโ€™s usury, Tad sought legal advice on obtaining a refund of his excessive interest payments. ๐Ÿ”Š

Laws have been enacted to prevent corrupt moneylenders from offering loans at a rate of interest that constitutes usury. ๐Ÿ”Š

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