Definitions for indebtedɪnˈdɛt ɪd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

in•debt•edɪnˈdɛt ɪd(adj.)

  1. obligated to repay money.

  2. obligated for favors or kindness received.

Origin of indebted:

1175–1225; ME endetted < OF endetté, ptp. of endetter to involve in debt (see en -1, debt )

Princeton's WordNet

  1. indebted(p)(adj)

    owing gratitude or recognition to another for help or favors etc

  2. indebted(p)(adj)

    under a legal obligation to someone


  1. indebted(Adjective)

    obligated to someone; owing a debt of gratitude to someone

Webster Dictionary

  1. Indebted

    of Indebt

  2. Indebted(adj)

    brought into debt; being under obligation; held to payment or requital; beholden

  3. Indebted(adj)

    placed under obligation for something received, for which restitution or gratitude is due; as, we are indebted to our parents for their care of us in infancy; indebted to friends for help and encouragement

Translations for indebted

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


(with to ) having reason to be grateful to

I am indebted to you for your help.

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