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usury
(n)
YOO-zǝ-ree
Meaning

lending of money at extremely high rates of interest

1st Sample Sentence

Most farmers who kill themselves have been the victims of moneylenders' usury.

Root

uti (to use) (Latin)

Mnemonics

USURY reminds me of TREASURY - Lending money from the treasury at a very high rate of interest us (e)+ur+ (mone)y by lending for extra interest rates

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