Definition of "usure" [u•sure]

  • Obsolete form of usury. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "usure" in a sentence
  • "Economy in order to articulate what I am going to say with the other possible tropical system of usure, in the sense of usury, thus of interest, surplus value, fiduciary calculation, or interest rate, which Ricoeur indicates but leaves in the shadows, although it forms a heterogeneous and discontinuous supplement. a tropical divergence irreducible to that of being-worn-out or worn down."
  • "(Skweyiya) had sent a letter to foreign embassies apparently saying he had no confidence in the current (white) civil service and was usure it would co-operate in implementing the Recontruction and"
  • "It cannot be accepted simply as other facts of life are accepted; it cannot even be talked about, and so submitted to the slow usure by which our experiences are worn down and gradually transformed."
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