Debt synonyms

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The definition of a debit is a payment made, or a payment owed.
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The right to payment associated with such a loan:
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The definition of beholden is you owe someone, or are under some moral obligation to repay a favor or kindness.
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A moral or legal duty to perform or to not perform some action.
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An amount due; a debt.
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Arrears
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More generally, a debt or other legal obligation to pay an assessed amount (for example, taxes).
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An unpaid or overdue obligation. A debt.
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The amount by which a sum of money falls short of the required or expected amount; a shortage:
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A writing binding the signer or signers to pay a certain sum at a future day or on demand, with or without interest, as may be stated in the document. A bill of exchange. In the United States, it is usually called a note, a note of hand, or a promissory note.
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That which is owed
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Plural form of mortgage
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Plural form of debenture
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(Chiefly law) To render somebody liable or subject to.
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Total income or cash flow minus expenditures. The money or other benefit a non-governmental organization or individual receives in exchange for products and services sold at an advertised price.
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(Canada) Cash register.
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A person considered with regard to his or her credit or reliability in discharging debts.
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(Economics) A person or firm that owes money; one in debt; one who owes a debt
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That which is owed
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A legally-defined responsibility to perform certain acts or meet certain standards of performance; an essential element of proof in a tort action is that the defendant had a duty to act in a certain manner, such as the duty to use due care in the operation of a motor vehicle. Duties may be mandated by law, such as the duty to pay taxes, or may be voluntary, such as those assumed under a contract.
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A written promise to pay a sum of money or a written acknowledgment of a debt from which a promise of payment can be inferred
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That which is owed
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(Now Rare) A gambling debt that is not legally enforceable
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(Law) an interest, right, burden, or liability attached to a title of land, such as a lien or mortgage.
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The act of being locked away, such as in an institution for the mentally ill or jail.
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A demand for money or property. An assertion that one is entitled to, or the perceived or actual right to receive, money or property. The totality of facts that gives rise to a right to receive money or property that is enforceable in court. In some states and in the federal courts, the same as claim for relief.
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The amount owed; all one's debts
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That which is owed
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(Economics) Any money owed by the government of a nation.
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That which is owed
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That which is owed
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Debt with a fixed rate of interest and a maturity of longer than one year.
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That which is owed
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A customer having a business or credit relationship with a firm:
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The definition of an overdraft is taking out more money than is in your account, or a draft of air that moves over a fire.
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That which is owed
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The condition of showing a fiscal deficit:
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An informal written note promising to pay the stated sum.
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(US and UK dated) A small sheet or scrap of paper with a hand-written note as a reminder or personal message.
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Capital covered by funded obligations
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Plural form of share
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Plural form of stock
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Plural form of note
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Plural form of security
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Plural form of check
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Plural form of indenture
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(Uncountable, US) A person's credit rating or creditworthiness, as represented by their history of borrowing and repayment (non payment).
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Any property or right that is owned by a person or entity and has monetary value. See also liability.
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(Countable, architecture) The uppermost part of a column.
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(Law) A legal claim; a charge upon real or personal property for the satisfaction of some debt or duty.
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Having been legally declared insolvent.
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The definition of indebted is that you owe money or favors to someone.
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Unable to pay one's bills as they fall due.
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Under an obligation to do something for someone.
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Unpaid debt.
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1910, Gertrude Hall, Chantecler:
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A customhouse order for payment of a drawback, as to an importer
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Anything due or owed
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The condition of being insolvent; the state or condition of a person who is insolvent; the condition of one who is unable to pay his debts as they fall due, or in the usual course of trade and business; as, a merchant's insolvency.
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The act of breaking a law; sin or crime; transgression
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That which is owed
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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The definition of a sin is an offense against moral rules or law, especially against God.
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That which is unjust, immoral, or improper:
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To gradually extinguish a debt in advance of its maturity, usually by paying regular installments in excess of the accrued interest each time a periodic interest payment is due. See also sinking fund.
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(Finance) To pay out the lump-sum present value of an annuity, instead of paying in instalments.
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To settle by mutual agreement; specif., to settle (a debt) by a compromise payment of less than the total claim
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To acquire or incur by contagion or infection.
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The ability to deal with a difficult or troublesome situation effectively; resourcefulness:
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A behavior or action that exceeds proper or lawful bounds:
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That which is owed
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Any substance or article used as money, as bank notes, checks, etc.
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