She had used the Doghouse for collateral, but with a clause. ROSES ARE FOR THE RICH (2002)`Your countrymen regard `security" as no more than the collateral offered against a loan of money. THE QUEST FOR K (2002)`You both signed personal guarantees when you took out this loan originally, putting up your houses as collateral. BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
I took multiple positions in three different syndicates, all secured with the same collateral ! RISE OF A MERCHANT PRINCE: BOOK TWO OF THE SERPENTWAR SAGA (2002)
较常使用。在柯林斯辞典中， collateral 是1万个最常用词之一。
英式英语: collateral NOUN
Collateral is money or property which is used as a guarantee that someone will repay a loan.
Many people use personal assets as collateral for small business loans.
collateral 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
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