General Petraeus has led our troops overseas in that exact effort, and we are indebted to his leadership and love of country.
As a result, a familiar racial profile emerges: African-Americans are the most indebted of all population groups.
I am indebted to them all, and hope to continue to steal from them, unconsciously or otherwise.
late 14c., endetted "owing money," past participle of endetten "to indebt, oblige," from Old French endetter "to involve in debt," from en- "in" (see in- (2)) + dette "debt" (see debt). Figurative sense of "under obligation for favors or services" first attested 1560s. Related: indebt; indebtedness. Latin indebitus meant "not owed, not due."