follow Dictionary.com

Is Tuesday named for a one-handed god?

Freddie Mac

noun
2.
a publicly traded security that represents participation in a pool of mortgages guaranteed by the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75; from the initials FHLMC, on the model of Fannie Mae
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Word Origin and History for Freddie Mac

by 1992, vaguely from Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source
Slang definitions & phrases for Freddie Mac

Freddie Mac

noun phrase

The Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, which buys mortgages from lenders (1980s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Freddie Mac

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Freddie

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends