debt-ridden

adjective

: having too much debt
a debt-ridden country

Examples of debt-ridden in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The bombshell report says that seven of its key companies are debt-ridden and were at least 85% overvalued. Sarita Santoshini, The Christian Science Monitor, 27 Feb. 2023

These examples are programmatically compiled from various online sources to illustrate current usage of the word 'debt-ridden.' Any opinions expressed in the examples do not represent those of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback about these examples.

Dictionary Entries Near debt-ridden

Cite this Entry

“Debt-ridden.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/debt-ridden. Accessed 24 May. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!