Usuring
Usure U"sure (?; 115), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Usured}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Usuring}.] [Cf. OF. usurer, LL. usurare.] To practice usury; to charge unlawful interest. [Obs.] ``The usuringb senate.'' --Shak. [1913 Webster]

I usured not ne to me usured any man. --Wyclif (Jer. xv. 10). [1913 Webster]


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