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)


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