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owingadjective [after verb]

uk   /ˈəʊ.ɪŋ/ us   /ˈoʊ.ɪŋ/ UK
still to be paid: We have several hundred pounds owing on our car.
(Definition of owing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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owingadjective [after noun]

uk   /ˈəʊɪŋ/ us  
FINANCE still to be paid: You have the option of paying off the whole amount owing, without it costing you a penny in interest. There is $4,000 owing on my loan.
(Definition of owing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “owing”
in Arabic مُستَحقّ الدفع…
in Korean 갚아야 할…
in Portuguese devido…
in Catalan pendent…
in Japanese 未払いの…
in Chinese (Simplified) 欠账的,未还的, 应还的,应付的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 欠帳的,未還的, 應還的,應付的…
in Italian dovuto…
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