loan shark definition

  • noun:
    • Informal person who lends money at excessive interest rates, specifically one financed and sustained by an organized criminal activity system.
    • Someone who lends money at excessive interest rates.
    • an individual who lends money at extortionate interest rates
  • verb:
    • alternate spelling of loanshark.

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