borrowing power, extension, loan shark, compound interest, creditor, usurer, foreclose, borrowing, debt collector, creditworthiness, creditworthy, shylock.
And only one man in Surat could have provided the prince the silver he needed, that contemptible son of a moneylender
Now if we go back to the Latin Comedies and consider the origin of the moneylender,
we find a type of character similar to that of Shylock.
Crane had already notified him that they must be paid, and he knew enough of his moneylender,
and of the anger which he had roused, to know that no extension would be granted him.