US: /ˈmɔɹɡədʒ/, /ˈmɔɹɡɪdʒ/
UK: /mˈɔːɡɪd‍ʒ/

English Vietnamese dictionary

  • danh từ
    • văn tự thế chấp; sự thế chấp
    • to apply for/take out a mortgage
    • xin/được vay có thể chấp
      • mortgage agreement/deed: văn tự/chứng thư thế chấp
    • tiền thế chấp
    • động từ
      • cầm cố; thế chấp
        • to mortgage one's house in order to start a business: cầm ngôi nhà để lấy vốn kinh doanh
        • the house was mortgaged to the bank for a large amount of money: ngôi nhà được thế chấp cho ngân hàng để vay một số tiền lớn

    Advanced English dictionary

    noun, verb
    + noun (also informal home loan) a legal agreement by which a bank or similar organization lends you money to buy a house, etc., and you pay the money back over a particular number of years; the sum of money that you borrow: to apply for / take out / pay off a mortgage + mortgage rates (= of interest) + a mortgage on the house + a mortgage of £60 000 + monthly mortgage repayments
    + verb [VN] to give a bank, etc. the legal right to own your house, land, etc. if you do not pay the money back that you have borrowed from the bank to buy the house or land: He had to mortgage his house to pay his legal costs.

    Collocation dictionary


    big, huge | small | cheap
    Banks often offer their employees cheap mortgages.
    | endowment, fixed-rate, repayment


    We've got a big mortgage.
    | get, raise
    take out
    They were having trouble getting a mortgage. We'll have to take out a second mortgage to pay for this holiday!
    | pay, pay off, redeem, repay
    He didn't earn enough to support his family and pay the mortgage. There are penalties if you want to redeem your mortgage early.
    | be in arrears with, fall behind with, get behind with
    They were in arrears with their mortgage, so their home was repossessed.


    (interest) payment, repayment
    They were struggling to keep up with their mortgage repayments.
    | rate
    a rise in mortgage rates
    | lender


    ~ of
    a mortgage of £80,000
    | ~ on
    I couldn't get a mortgage on the property.

    Concise English dictionary

    mortgages|mortgaged|mortgaging'mɔrgɪdʒ /'mɔː-
    +a conditional conveyance of property as security for the repayment of a loan
    +put up as security or collateral