Idioms about owing
OTHER WORDS FROM owingun·ow·ing, adjective
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Owing to its popularity as a pet, it has spread across the Pacific to China.The Buddhist Business of Poaching Animals for Good Karma|Brendon Hong|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But owing to another experimental vaccine he received, its impossible to say whether the blood is what saved him.
By 1729 one of them was already complaining that “Rome is much changed to the worse … entirely owing to the British.”Obama’s Extravagant Summer Break? More Like, America’s Vacation-Deficit Disorder|Clive Irving|August 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Bloody as it is, Penny Dreadful is also rather beautiful, owing to some spectacular set design and spot-on horror imagery.‘Penny Dreadful’ Is a Shameless Orgy of Blood, Gore, and Scary Fun|Kevin Fallon|May 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It would be too crazy—suicidal really, especially since, besides owing his job to Reilly, he also owes Reilly $20,000 dollars.John O’Hara’s Mean, Lean Debut Novel Never Gives In to Despair|Nathaniel Rich|April 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In these enlightened days no man is imprisoned for owing money, but only because he does not pay it when told to do so.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
The strength of the lion is tremendous, owing to the immense mass of muscle around its jaws, shoulders, and forearms.Hunting the Lions|R.M. Ballantyne
This whole region is for the most part very cold, owing to various causes.
Owing to its inertia, no heavy bellows weight can be set into motion rapidly.The Recent Revolution in Organ Building|George Laing Miller
It was to a great extent owing to the conduct of the Duke of Elchingen that Massna was at last compelled to retreat.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison