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bɪˈhoʊl dənBe·hold·en

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. beholden(p)(adj)

    under a moral obligation to someone


  1. beholden(Adjective)

    Obligated to provide, display, or do something for another; bound by moral obligation; indebted; obliged.

    From an early age, I had decided I wanted to be beholden to no one.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Beholden

    of Behold

  2. Beholden

    obliged; bound in gratitude; indebted

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  1. beholden


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Beholden in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Beholden in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Beholden in a Sentence

  1. Sarah Palin:

    He's beholden only to doing the right thing.

  2. Diane Abair:

    I'm not somebody that he can be beholden to.

  3. John Cox:

    Candidates on both sides raise enormous amounts of money, then become beholden to those who give it to them.

  4. Kellyanne Conway:

    Melania Trump is never beholden to the Washington ways of broadcasting everything you're thinking and doing.

  5. Brian Blitz:

    Think about the long-term projections and not being beholden to anyone else, all of those things will benefit you.

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