from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To bring into debt; to place under obligation.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To bring into debt; to place under obligation; -- chiefly used in the participle indebted.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To place in debt; bring under obligation.
Middle English endetten, Old French endetter, from en- + detter, from dette ("debt"). See debt. (Wiktionary)