WORD or IDIOM OF THE DAY
1 : to take or obtain with the promise to return the same or an equivalent
2 : to use, appropriate, or introduce from another source or from a foreign source
// I want to borrow a book from the library. (audio)
// Our neighbor borrowed my lawn mower.
// to borrow an idea from the opposition; to borrow a word from French.
// borrowing a cup of sugar from a neighbor
Portuguese: pegar emprestado, pedir algo emprestado
Pegar emprestado de alguém - borrow (from)
Emprestar algo para alguém - lend (to)
Spanish: pedir prestado, tomar prestado