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mortgage
used in As I Lay Dying

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Definition
a real estate loan; or to offer real estate as collateral for a loan

(collateral is something that has to be given to the lender if the loan isn't paid as agreed)
  • Payed off that mortgage with it, I hear tell.
    Section 34 — Darl (12) (17% in)
  • He couldn't buy no team from nobody, let alone Snopes, withouten he had something to mortgage he didn't know would mortgage yet.
    Section 43 — Armstid (48% in)
  • He couldn't buy no team from nobody, let alone Snopes, withouten he had something to mortgage he didn't know would mortgage yet.
    Section 43 — Armstid (48% in)
  • "I give a chattel mortgage on my cultivator and seeder," he said.
    Section 43 — Armstid (59% in)

There are no more uses of "mortgage" in As I Lay Dying.

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