be into (someone) for

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Definition of be into (someone) for

US, informal
: to owe someone (an amount of money) I'm into him for a thousand dollars.

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“Be into (someone) for.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/be%20into%20%28someone%29%20for. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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