What is another word for indebted?

Pronunciation: [ˌɪndˈɛtɪd] (IPA)

Indebted is a word that is commonly used to describe a state of being obligated or owing something to someone else. Some synonyms for indebted include beholden, obligated, indebtedness, grateful, thankfulness, and appreciative. These words all express the idea of feeling a debt of gratitude or obligation towards someone else. Other synonyms include owing, obligated, owing gratitude, appreciative, and obliged. Each of these synonyms has a slightly different connotation, but they all suggest a feeling of owing something to someone who has done something kind or generous for you. If you're looking for a way to describe your sense of gratitude towards someone, these synonyms for indebted may be just what you need.

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What are the opposite words for indebted?

Indebtedness can be a heavy burden to bear. Fortunately, in the English language, we have a range of antonyms to help us express the opposite of indebtedness. Some antonyms for "indebted" include "unburdened," "unencumbered," "free," "solvent," and "creditworthy." Being unburdened means that you are without debt or obligation, whereas being unencumbered means that you are not burdened by debt or other financial obligations. Similarly, free people are those who are not restrained by obligations to repay debts, while solvent people have the financial means to meet their obligations. Finally, creditworthy individuals are those who have a trustworthy record of paying back their loans, making them excellent candidates for receiving credit.

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Usage examples for Indebted

154, a book to which I am greatly indebted here and elsewhere.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St. John, Vol. I"
Marcus Dods
And young Faru, when he was informed that in honor of the "Good Mzimu" and the great master his head would not be dashed to pieces, but that Kali was to eat a piece of him and he a piece of Kali, could hardly believe his ears, and on learning to whom he was indebted for his life, lay on his face on the ground before the entrance to Fumba's hut, and remained there until Nell came out and ordered him to rise.
"In Desert and Wilderness"
Henryk Sienkiewicz
You will, however, be with us; and I long to present you to all my friends, and show them one to whom I owe so much, and ought to be indebted to for far more.
"The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II)"
Charles James Lever

Famous quotes with Indebted

  • There is not a single Muslim leader today who has the courage and commitment to defend Islam and Muslims, they are all in awe of the United States and other Western powers, and are indebted to them.
    Abu Bakar Bashir
  • I am as confounded by dogs as I am indebted to them.
    Roger Caras
  • I am just glad that I can take the music to the people who want to hear it. I love my audiences. I am deeply indebted to them for giving me the chance to sing my concerts, make records, and do what I love. Whatever people call it, it is great to have a voice!
    Judy Collins
  • I was in love with a beautiful blonde once. She drove me to drink. That's the one thing I'm indebted to her for.
    Otis Criblecoblis
  • You are indebted to you imagination for three-fourths of your importance.
    David Garrick

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