Pawn

  • 1 Pawn — Тип исполнения: компилируемый Появился в: 1998 …

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  • 2 pawn — 1 / pȯn/ n 1 a: a pledge and transfer of possession of movable or personal property to a creditor which gives the creditor the privilege of satisfying the debt from the property (as by selling it) if the debt is not repaid within a specified… …

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  • 3 Pawn — Pawn, n. [OF. pan pledge, assurance, skirt, piece, F. pan skirt, lappet, piece, from L. pannus. See {Pane}.] 1. Anything delivered or deposited as security, as for the payment of money borrowed, or of a debt; a pledge. See {Pledge}, n., 1. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Pawn — ist ein englischsprachiger Webcomic des schwedischen Zeichners Fredrik K.T. Andersson. Der Comic ist ein erotisch angehauchter Fantasycomic. Die Hauptcharaktere sind ein Mädchen namens Ayanah und die Dämonin Baalah. In einer versteckten Sektion… …

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  • 5 pawn — pawn1 [pôn] n. [LME paun < MFr pan, piece of cloth < L pannus, cloth (? used as medium of exchange): see PANE] 1. anything given as security, as for a debt, performance of an action, etc.; pledge; guaranty 2. a hostage 3. the state of being …

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  • 6 Pawn — Pawn, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pawned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pawning}.] 1. To give or deposit in pledge, or as security for the payment of money borrowed; to put in pawn; to pledge; as, to pawn one s watch. [1913 Webster] And pawned the last remaining… …

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  • 7 pawn — [n1] security for a loan assurance, bond, collateral, earnest, forfeit, gage, gambit, guarantee, guaranty, pledge, security, token, warrant; concept 332 pawn [n2] person who is a fool creature, dupe*, instrument, mark*, patsy*, pigeon*, puppet,… …

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  • 8 pawn — Ⅰ. pawn [1] ► NOUN 1) a chess piece of the smallest size and value. 2) a person used by others for their own purposes. ORIGIN Old French poun, from Latin pedo foot soldier . Ⅱ. pawn [2] …

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  • 9 Pawn — Pawn, n. See {Pan}, the masticatory. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 10 Pawn — Pawn, n. [OE. paune, poun, OF. peon, poon, F. pion, LL. pedo a foot soldier, fr. L. pes, pedis, foot. See {Foot}, and cf. {Pioneer}, {Peon}.] (Chess) A man or piece of the lowest rank. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 pawn|ee — «p NEE», noun. the person with whom something is deposited as a pawn or security. Paw|nee «p NEE», noun, plural nee or nees, adjective. –n. 1. a member of an American Indian tribe that lived near the forks of the Platte River in Nebraska and… …

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  • 12 pawn|er — «P nuhr», noun. the owner of an article or articles in pawn as security …

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  • 13 pawn — n hostage, *pledge, earnest, token …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 14 pawn|or — «P nuhr, p NR», noun. Law. pawner …

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  • 15 pawn — ▪ I. pawn pawn 1 [pɔːn ǁ pɒːn] verb [transitive] COMMERCE to leave a valuable item with a pawnbroker in order to borrow money from them. If the person borrowing the money does not pay it back, the pawnbroker can sell the item to get back the debt …

    Financial and business terms

  • 16 pawn — pawn1 [po:n US po:n] n [Date: 1300 1400; : Anglo French; Origin: poun, from Medieval Latin pedo soldier ] 1.) one of the eight smallest and least valuable pieces which each player has in the game of ↑chess 2.) someone who is used by a more… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 pawn — im·pawn; pawn·age; pawn·bro·ker·age; pawn·bro·ker·ing; pawn·bro·kery; pawn·er; pawn; su·pawn; pawn·or; …

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  • 18 Pawn — A pawn is a peon, or other powerless person.It can also refer to:* Pawn (chess), the weakest and most numerous piece in the game * Pawn (law), another name for a pledge in certain jurisdictions * Pawn, to sell an item to a pawnbroker, one who… …

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  • 19 pawn — I UK [pɔːn] / US [pɔn] noun [countable] Word forms pawn : singular pawn plural pawns 1) one of the eight small pieces that each player has in a game of chess 2) a person who is being used by someone who is more powerful to help them achieve an… …

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  • 20 pawn — pawn1 [ pɔn ] noun count 1. ) a person who is being used by someone who is more powerful to help them achieve a goal: pawn in: We are just pawns in her ambitious plans. 2. ) one of the eight small pieces that each player has in a game of CHESS… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English