Origin of debt
OTHER WORDS FROM debtdebtless, adjectivesu·per·debt, noun
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How to use debt in a sentence
The rest plan to restructure their debts, close money-losing stores, and continue operation.Why bankruptcy is rarely the end for retailers in dire straits|Alexandra Ossola|September 17, 2020|Quartz
“There is so much debt production and debt monetization,” Dalio said.Ray Dalio issues stark warning about U.S. dollar’s future as global reserve currency|Claire Zillman, reporter|September 16, 2020|Fortune
The cost of the combined wars will probably surpass $7 trillion by 2056, when interest on the debt is considered, almost four decades from now.Trump’s ABC News town hall: Four Pinocchios, over and over again|Glenn Kessler|September 16, 2020|Washington Post
They also like precious metals and debt of just about any flavor.Is M&A back? Investors hope so, and that’s lifting global stocks|Bernhard Warner|September 15, 2020|Fortune
Local banks, meanwhile, keep securitizing their mortgage debt, sloughing off their own liabilities.Climate Change Will Force a New American Migration|by Abrahm Lustgarten, photography by Meridith Kohut|September 15, 2020|ProPublica
Big discounts and cheap credit keep them coming back for more; and keep millions in perpetual debt.
Some of the concern over student debt is likely driven by the startling headline numbers.
These low-income students take on debt and are also the least likely to finish.
By 2013, the company owed the lender about $35,000 per month—solely in interest payments—and imploded in debt.
“So let history record that Iran owes an invaluable debt to al Qaeda,” he added.
It is painful to add, that the latter years of his life were passed in prison, where he was confined for debt.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
It sent gold to Paris as fast as it could be shipped and insured, and so seems to have liquidated its debt.Readings in Money and Banking|Chester Arthur Phillips
This rascal was owed a debt for the indignity he had offered the sahib in the village, and now he was paid in full.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
In conclusion, I must distress my friend J. M. Barrie (who gave me a first chance) by acknowledging my great debt to him.First Plays|A. A. Milne
I owe you a large debt of gratitude, which I want to work out—so do not talk of sending me away.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
British Dictionary definitions for debt
Derived forms of debtdebtless, adjective
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Other Idioms and Phrases with debt
see head over heels (in debt).