borrowing

Definitions

Accounting

  • noun the act of borrowing money

Economics

  • The amount that an entity, usually a country or its government, has borrowed. Thus often the (negative of) the net foreign asset position or the national debt.

Law

  • noun the action of borrowing money

Politics

  • noun the practice of taking money from someone with their agreement and with the intention of repaying it later
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