indebtedness

[ in-det-id-nis ]
/ ɪnˈdɛt ɪd nɪs /

noun

the state of being indebted.
an amount owed.
debts collectively.

Nearby words

  1. indamine,
  2. indanedione,
  3. indanthrene,
  4. indapamide,
  5. indebted,
  6. indecency,
  7. indecent,
  8. indecent assault,
  9. indecent exposure,
  10. indeciduate

Origin of indebtedness

First recorded in 1640–50; indebted + -ness

Related formso·ver·in·debt·ed·ness, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for indebtedness

indebtedness

/ (ɪnˈdɛtɪdnɪs) /

noun

the state of being indebted
the total of a person's debts
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