Definition of owing to in English:

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owing to

Pronunciation: /ˈəʊɪŋ tu/
Because of or on account of: his reading was hesitant owing to a stammer
More example sentences
  • This may be owing to low awareness about the hazardous side effects of adulterated food on our health.
  • There was an interruption of three or four months owing to his father's death.
  • However, throughout the world, the cost of fish has increased owing to reduced yields.
Synonyms
because of, as a result of, on account of, on grounds of, due to, as a consequence of, thanks to, through, by reason of, by/in virtue of, for the sake of, in view of, after, following, in the wake of
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