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Noun: shylock
  1. Someone who lends money at excessive rates of interest
    - usurer, loan shark, moneylender
Noun: Shylock  'shI,lók
  1. A merciless usurer in a play by Shakespeare

Derived forms: Shylocks, shylocks

Type of: character, fictional character, fictitious character, lender, loaner, shark

Encyclopedia: Shylock