indebtedness, liability, financial obligation(noun)
an obligation to pay money to another party
a personal relation in which one is indebted for a service or favor
State of owing money; being in debt.
The state of owing something or being under obligation to someone.
The amount owed.
All debts totalled.
the state of being indebted
the sum owed; debts, collectively
The numerical value of indebtedness in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of indebtedness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The quakes exacerbated their indebtedness.
We are seeing more exotic financing transactions... notably the swapping of unsecured notes for second-lien and third-lien secured indebtedness.
These are workers who pay 200,000-500,000 rupees ($1,850-$4,640) to go abroad in the first place, and are very likely still paying off that debt, the quakes exacerbated their indebtedness.
Their ability to pay is very limited and indebtedness makes them more vulnerable to exploitation, their desperation makes them take greater risks, such as sending their children away for what they think are better lives, or even selling their kidneys.
What is happening with regards to Brexit is growth negative, but it is also inflation negative, so because these countries are much more resilient now with lower external indebtedness and higher central bank reserves, we did see a strong decline in bond yields last week which we think is justified.
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- endeutamentCatalan, Valencian
- Pflicht, Verpflichtung, Gesamtschuld, Schuldensumme, Schuld, Verbindlichkeit, Verschuldung, SchuldbetragGerman
- velkaisuus, kokonaisvelka, velkamäärä, kiitollisuudenvelka, velkaFinnish
- debito di riconoscenzaItalian
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