n thing borrowed, esp a word adopted by one language from another 借用的事物; （尤指）借词
*The company will soon be able to repay its borrowings from the bank. 这家公司不久就能偿还所借的银行贷款.
* English has many borrowings from French. 英语中有许多词是从法语借来的.
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when a person, government, company etc borrows money, or the money that they borrow
Public borrowing has to be increased.
something such as a word, phrase, or idea that has been copied from another language, book etc
words that are French borrowings
His music is full of borrowings from other composers.
the total amount of money that a company or organization owes