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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

being of less than top quality; being below a prime rate

Usage examples (31)
  • And you want to make sure you're not part of what we call the subprime crises.
  • We can see an example of that in subprime mortgages.
  • During the surge in subprime loans, local lenders remained conservative.
  • These improvements have led to rapid growth in subprime mortgage lending. for more
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