What does indebted mean?

Definitions for indebted
ɪnˈdɛt ɪdin·debt·ed

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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

Wiktionary

  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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Indebted

    in-det′ed, adj. being in debt: obliged by something received.—ns. Indebt′edness, Indebt′ment.

How to pronounce indebted?

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

How to say indebted in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of indebted in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of indebted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of indebted in a Sentence

  1. De Niro:

    With all due respect to Steven Spielberg, Steven Spielberg was one of the first people to come into Tribeca and I'm indebted to Steven Spielberg, but Steven Spielberg's the most successful director in the world, ever, it's not that easy for other people in smaller situations and it's about the work.

  2. Ray Dalio:

    These long-term debt cycle forces are clearly having big effects on China, oil producers, and emerging countries which are overly indebted in dollars and holding a huge amount of dollar assets - at the same time as the world is holding large leveraged long positions.

  3. James Madison:

    Is it not the glory of the people of America, that, whilst they have paid a decent regard to the opinions of former times and other nations, they have not suffered a blind veneration for antiquity, for custom, or for names, to overrule the suggestions of their own good sense, the knowledge of their own situation, and the lessons of their own experience? To this manly spirit, posterity will be indebted for the possession, and the world for the example, of the numerous innovations displayed on the American theatre, in favor of private rights and public happiness.

  4. Jack Reed:

    Sgt. McKenna was an extraordinary young man with a big heart and a dedicated, distinguished soldier, ?We are forever indebted to Sgt. McKenna for his service and sacrifice.

  5. Richard Ladkani:

    This is a vicious circle where people get more indebted, this one fisherman wound up owing the cartels $54,000 for 18 nets. He tried to get out, he finally came out and said there is no way I can repay the cartel. He was murdered.

Images & Illustrations of indebted

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