"To extend credit"
means to make or renew any loans, or to enter into any agreement, tacit
or express, whereby the repayment or satisfaction of any debt or claim,
whether acknowledged or disputed, valid or invalid, and however arising,
may or will be deferred.
General Statutes § 53-389 (a) (1) (applies to Extortionate Credit
Transactions, §§ 53-390 -- 53-392).