What does indebted mean?

Definitions for indebted
ɪnˈdɛt ɪdin·debt·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. indebted(p)adjective

    owing gratitude or recognition to another for help or favors etc

  2. indebted(p)adjective

    under a legal obligation to someone


  1. indebtedadjective

    obligated to someone; owing a debt of gratitude to someone

Webster Dictionary

  1. Indebted

    of Indebt

  2. Indebtedadjective

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

  3. Indebtedadjective

    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.

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  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. 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.

  2. Richard Brinsley Sheridan:

    He is indebted to his memory for his jests and to his imagination for his facts.

  3. Emeasoba George:

    Every human is obliged to love i.e. we all are indebted to love all the humankind and as well to be grateful for love that is shown to us.

  4. Kurt Brunner:

    You still have concerns about China and where growth goes there, and that's why you're still going to have this volatility, we're still going to have considerations about heavily indebted energy companies going into default.

  5. 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.

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    a consonant produced by stopping the flow of air at some point and suddenly releasing it
    • A. extroversive
    • B. occlusive
    • C. butch
    • D. ectomorphic

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