indebtedness

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noun in·debt·ed·ness \in-ˈde-təd-nəs\

Definition of indebtedness

  1. 1 :  the condition of being indebted

  2. 2 :  something (such as an amount of money) that is owed

Examples of indebtedness in a sentence

  1. his total indebtedness exceeded a year's income

1647

First Known Use of indebtedness

1647



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