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English noun: debt

1. debt (state) the state of owing something (especially money)


SamplesHe is badly in debt.


Broader (hypernym)financial obligation, indebtedness, liability

2. debt (possession) money or goods or services owed by one person to another


Broader (hypernym)liabilities


Narrower (hyponym)arrears, bad debt, debt ceiling, debt limit, installment debt, loan, national debt, principal, public debt, score

3. debt (communication) an obligation to pay or do something


Broader (hypernym)obligation









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