- 1. Jennie took in a lodger to help with the mortgage.
- 2. Thousands of its customers are in arrears with loans and mortgage payments.
- 3. The recent rebound in mortgage rates could snuff out the housing recovery.
- 4. The bank foreclosed on the mortgage for his previous home.
- 5. I sometimes find it a strain to be responsible for the mortgage.
1. a conditional conveyance of property as security for the repayment of a loan
1. put up as security or collateral