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debtor

noun debt·or \ˈde-tər\

: a person, organization, government, etc., that owes money

Full Definition of DEBTOR

1
:  one guilty of neglect or violation of duty
2
:  one who owes a debt
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Examples of DEBTOR

  1. The debtor agrees to pay the debt over a three-year period.

First Known Use of DEBTOR

13th century
DEBTOR Defined for Kids

debtor

noun debt·or \ˈde-tər\

Definition of DEBTOR for Kids

:  a person who owes a debt

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