To better see all uses of the word
equity
in
Jane Eyre
please enable javascript.

equity -- as in: the company's equity
Used In
Jane Eyre
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • My task was a very hard one; but, as I was absolutely resolved — as my cousins saw at length that my mind was really and immutably fixed on making a just division of the property — as they must in their own hearts have felt the equity of the intention; and must, besides, have been innately conscious that in my place they would have done precisely what I wished to do — they yielded at length so far as to consent to put the affair to arbitration.

  • There are no more uses of "equity" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • They bought the house without a 3% down payment, but now have negative equity.
  • He balked around for a while, said it was all a question of balancin’ the equities or something, that I was in an interesting but tenuous position.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman

  • Go to more samples
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading