Definition of indebted
1 : owing gratitude or recognition to another : beholden
2 : owing money
Examples of indebted in a sentence
thereafter forever felt indebted to the producer for giving her her lucky break
Origin and Etymology of indebted
Middle English indetted, from Anglo-French endetté, past participle of endetter to run into debt, from en- + dette debt
First Known Use: 13th century
INDEBTED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of indebted for English Language Learners
: owing something (such as money or thanks) to someone or something : in debt
INDEBTED Defined for Kids
Definition of indebted for Students
: being in debt : owing something I'm indebted to you for your kindness.
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