Usage examples for lent

  1. So I keep that picture there to remind me that my money is only lent to me to use for the good of others. – Betty Trevor by Mrs. G. de Horne Vaizey
  2. She lent him her arm, and they went round the Point; and there they saw a cloud entirely different from anything they had ever seen since they were on the island. – Foul Play by Charles Reade Dion Boucicault
  3. " I lent it to Silver," he said in a low voice, and reluctantly. – Red Money by Fergus Hume
  4. For twelve or fifteen years he had himself not observed Lent, however. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
  5. The result was that when Lent was over Ignatius found himself unprovided for, partly on account of the loss mentioned, and partly on account of other expenses. – The Autobiography of St. Ignatius by Saint Ignatius Loyola
  6. He lent it to Charley to go to bed by! – Gold Seekers of '49 by Edwin L. Sabin
  7. It finally occurred to me that I must have lent the book to somebody, and then again I felt sure that it had been stolen. – The Love Affairs of a Bibliomaniac by Eugene Field
  8. But I know why you lent the umbrella. – Browning and the Dramatic Monologue by S. S. Curry
  9. Did he return the keys you lent him? – That Affair Next Door by Anna Katharine Green
  10. The Duke went and lent a helping hand. – Gossip in the First Decade of Victoria's Reign by John Ashton
  11. He recognized that mental influence was extremely important, and often lent a power not otherwise possessed to many remedies. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  12. " No," said Rollo, " you lent me the dipper, and I lent you my basket instead; and now I must keep it till we get home." – Rollo's Museum by Jacob Abbott
  13. But he was heavy and Rena was light, and fear lent wings to her feet. – The House Behind the Cedars by Charles W. Chesnutt
  14. The last half of that- I lent to you on a certain understanding. – The Crooked House by Brandon Fleming
  15. So you lent him fifty pounds, did you? – War-time Silhouettes by Stephen Hudson
  16. Finkelstein had more than once lent him a helping hand; since Mr. Amory's death he had employed him as occasional representative in England. – A Hero of Liége by Herbert Strang
  17. But I see that you have lent an ear to it; and that is worse. – The Sea-Hawk by Raphael Sabatini
  18. I lent him a little money for the purpose; he didn't go into debt, so you need not think it. – A Girl in Ten Thousand by L. T. Meade