indebtedness

[ in-det-id-nis ]
/ ɪnˈdɛt ɪd nɪs /

noun

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

Origin of indebtedness

First recorded in 1640–50; indebted + -ness

Related forms

o·ver·in·debt·ed·ness, noun
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indebtedness

/ (ɪnˈdɛtɪdnɪs) /

noun

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

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