Chinese words with 借 character meaning (HSK)

JIE4
to lend, to borrow, excuse, pretext, by means of, to seize (an opportunity), to take (an opportunity)

借口

JIE4, KOU3
to use as an excuse, on the pretext

借鉴

JIE4, JIAN4
to use other people's experience, to borrow from a source, to use as reference

借助

JIE4, ZHU4
to draw support from, with the help of