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He was crippled with debts, everything he had of any value was pawned, but he managed always to be cheerful, extravagant, and generous.
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He owes me seven pounds at the moment, and he pawned his microscope last week, because he was so broke.
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He'd pawn anything he could, but he's pawned everything already.
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One youth whom Philip knew had devised an ingenious plan to make money; he had bought things at sales and pawned them, but presently found it more profitable to pawn goods bought on credit; and it had caused a little excitement at the hospital when someone pointed out his name in police-court proceedings.
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Her watch had been pawned a second time, and she had no other means of obtaining money.
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How often pawned her Sunday gown and shawl, to redeem that coat without which Adolphe cannot appear before the examiners to-morrow morning?
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She pawned all she could lay her hands on for him, we found out afterwards-Billy was cut up about that-and got ill-used by Heggarty for it when he found it out.
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Did you ever hear the story- Old the legend is, and true- How a knyghte of fame and glory All aside his armour threw; Spouted spear and pawned habergeon, Pledged his sword and surcoat gay, Sate down cross-legged on the shop-board, Sate and stitched the livelong day?
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The protector pawned them to the Dutch court for upwards of 50,000_l.
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She's got a good bit o' money loaned out at interest on pawned goods.
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Leo X, who was pope when the Protestant Revolt began, and son of Lorenzo de' Medici, surnamed the Magnificent, had been ordained to the priesthood at the age of seven, named cardinal when he was thirteen, and speedily loaded with a multitude of rich benefices and preferments; this same pope, by his munificence and extravagance, was forced to resort to the most questionable means for raising money: he created many new offices and shamelessly sold them; he increased the revenue from indulgences, jubilees, and regular taxation; he pawned palace furniture, table plate, pontifical jewels, even statues of the apostles; several banking firms and many individual creditors were ruined by his death.
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When, after their final breakfast, he kissed her good-by as for the morning only, she took her jewelry and silver, mementos of his self-indulgence in generosity, and pawned them, mailing him the tickets from the station where she piloted herself alone.
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All aside his armour threw; Spouted spear and pawned habergeon, Pledged his sword and surcoat gay, Sate down cross-legged on the shop-board, Sate and stitched the livelong day?
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He was on the brink of marriage with a young lady, when one of those friends, for whose honour he would have pawned his life, made an elopement with that very goddess, and left him besides deeply engaged for sums which that good friend's extravagance had squandered.
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My money was all gone; my watch, the snuff-box of the Grand Duke, and the bonbonniere of the Princess, the only valuables I possess, had been pawned; and of the money I had got for them only one and a half napoleons remained.
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Whereupon John went forth, and pawned his gold watch under the assumed name of John Froggs, 85 Pleasance.
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And now I find that you have forgotten all decency and all natural feeling, and actually pawned - pawned - your mother's watch.
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Suppose he pawned his watch?
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But this selling of the Jews meant no more than that, in return for money advanced him by his brother, the Earl of Cornwall, the King pawned to him, for a number of years, the taxes, legitimate or illegitimate, which could be extorted from the Jews.
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I believe it, because a scoundrel has written it, who has pawned his father's body and the honor of big family; because it is told you by that noble and brave gentleman!
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Examples of Pawned

Example #1
He was the adventurer by nature.
Example #2
He had a gift for throwing a romantic glamour over everything that happened to him.
Example #3
I'm quite capable of earning my own living.
Example #4
She thought of her rent due on Saturday and the baby's keep, but did not say anything.
Example #5
I had a job to put the woman off about my new dress, and on Saturday there's the book at my lodgings, and I can't get work in five minutes.
Example #6
He owes five weeks here, and he owes you seven pounds, and his tailor's pressing him for money.