un-usurious

usurious

[yoo-zhoor-ee-uhs]
adjective
1.
practicing usury; charging illegal or exorbitant rates of interest for the use of money: a usurious moneylender.
2.
constituting or characterized by usury: usurious rates of interest; a usurious loan.

Origin:
1600–10; usury + -ous

usuriously, adverb
usuriousness, noun
nonusurious, adjective
nonusuriously, adverb
nonusuriousness, noun
unusurious, adjective
unusuriously, adverb
unusuriousness, noun
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usurious

adjective
greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation; "exorbitant rent"; "extortionate prices"; "spends an outrageous amount on entertainment"; "usurious interest rate"; "unconscionable spending" [syn: exorbitant
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