What does beholden mean?

Definitions for beholden
bɪˈhoʊl dənbe·hold·en

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. beholden(p)(adj)

    under a moral obligation to someone

Wiktionary

  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

How to pronounce beholden?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say beholden in sign language?

  1. beholden

Numerology

  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. Ruby Lopez:

    We should not be beholden to oil and gas for our education.

  4. Simon Young:

    They would no longer be beholden by Article 5 and the Joint Declaration.

  5. John Cox:

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

Images & Illustrations of beholden

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