debt burden

Definition of debt burden

:the amount of money that one owes
  • the company's large debt burden

Word by Word Definitions

debt play
  1. : sin, trespass

  2. : something owed : obligation

  3. : a state of being under obligation to pay or repay someone or something in return for something received : a state of owing

burden play
  1. : something that is carried : load

  2. : duty, responsibility

  3. : something oppressive or worrisome

  1. : load, oppress

  1. : a bass or accompanying part

  2. : chorus, refrain

  3. : a central topic : theme


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