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debt

noun [C]  us   /det/
something owed, esp. money: He managed to pay off his debts in two years. If you are in debt, you owe money: We seem to be perpetually in debt. If you go into debt, you borrow money.
Translations of “debt”
in Arabic دَيْن…
in Korean 빚, 빚을 진 상태…
in Malaysian hutang…
in French dette…
in Turkish borç, borçlu olma…
in Italian debito…
in Chinese (Traditional) 借款,欠款, 債務…
in Russian долг…
in Polish dług…
in Vietnamese nợ…
in Spanish deuda…
in Portuguese dívida…
in Thai ภาวะที่เป็นหนี้…
in German die Schuld…
in Catalan deute…
in Japanese 借金, 負債, 借金状態…
in Indonesian utang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 借款,欠款, 债务…
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