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indebted
British English: /ɪnˈdɛtɪd/
American English: /ɪnˈdɛdəd/

adjective predicative

  • 1be/feel deeply indebted to somebody
    tief in jemandes Schuld Dat. stehen [formal]
    he was indebted to the book/a friend for this information
    er verdankte dem Buch/einem Freund diese Information
    be [much] indebted to somebody for something
    jemandem für etwas [sehr] verbunden sein [formal] od. zu Dank verpflichtet sein
  • 2 (owing money)be indebted to the bank for a large sum
    bei der Bank mit einer hohen Summe verschuldet sein
    be [heavily] indebted to a friend
    bei einem Freund [große] Schulden haben

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