debt of honor

Definition of debt of honor

: a debt (as one incurred by betting or gambling) which is not recoverable by law but which the debtor is conventionally considered in honor bound to pay

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“Debt of honor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/debt%20of%20honor. Accessed 29 Jan. 2022.

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