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indebted

in·debt·ed

indebted

 
pronunciation:
ihn de tihd
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part of speech: adjective
definition: obligated to another person or persons, as for money or favors.
synonyms:
beholden, obligated, obliged
similar words:
bound, constrained, in hock, in the red, liable, responsible
Word Parts
The word indebted contains the following part:
deb Latin root that means owe