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English definition of “indebted”

indebted

adjective [after verb] (GRATEFUL)    /ɪnˈdet.ɪd/ US  /-ˈdet̬-/
grateful because of help given: We're deeply indebted to you for your help.Relieved and thankful indebtedness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Relieved and thankfulBorrowing, lending and debt
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