indebtment

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare French endettement.

Noun[edit]

indebtment (countable and uncountable, plural indebtments)

  1. indebtedness
    • 1646, Joseph Hall, The Balm of Gilead
      Fear thou a worse prison, if thou wilt needs wilfully live and die in a just indebtment, when thou mayest be at once free and honest.