Definition of owing to
: because of absent owing to illness
Examples of owing to in a Sentence
She walks with a limp owing to a childhood injury.
owing to the extra snow days this year, we'll have to run an additional two days into June
First Known Use of owing to
OWING TO Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of owing to for English Language Learners
: because of (something)
OWING TO Defined for Kids
Definition of owing to for Students
: because of … she saw nothing, owing to the darkness … — Charles Dickens, The Cricket on the Hearth
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