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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    borrow sth from sb

    He lost all the money he loaned from loan sharks.

    The only positive for me was that I loaned the book from my local library, so no money was wasted.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 18/10/2013

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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