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lend

verb accommodate with, advance, afford, aid, allow credit, assist, commodare, entrust, extend credit, furnish, furnish credit, give, give credit, give money over, grant, invest, loan, permit to borrow, provide, prooide with, put up the money, sign over, supply, supply aid, turn over
Associated concepts: lend credit, lend funds
See also: bestow, capitalize, finance, fund, invest, lease, let, loan, rent
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I'm sorry but it doesn't lend itself to the pure form of classical ballet.
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Here, however, unlike the Rector's Offices in Lisbon (p56), the context does not lend itself to an object building.