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Usage examples for debt

  1. He is always ready to work off the debt. – Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  2. Someone must pay that debt. – The Martial Adventures of Henry and Me by William Allen White
  3. It's a just debt, Henry, you know, and we ought to pay it. – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  4. You could never be in debt to me. – A Mysterious Disappearance by Gordon Holmes
  5. If I had the capital, I'd go in on my own, but I'm up to my ears in debt, and as I said, I'd just about split even at sixty- five dollars a day. – Isle o' Dreams by Frederick F. Moore
  6. " Tell me what I have to pay," said the shadow; " for I don't like to be in any sort of debt." – Andersen's Fairy Tales by Hans Christian Andersen
  7. It was a debt of honour- do you understand? – You Never Know Your Luck, Complete Being The Story Of A Matrimonial Deserter by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 14, 2009
  8. But I really owe you a debt of gratitude, Hugh, for the Scherers. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  9. Great is the debt I owe thee. – The Firelight Fairy Book by Henry Beston
  10. " I'm in your debt. – The Young Alaskans on the Missouri by Emerson Hough
  11. One of the thieves took them to the lodgings of the other, who at once acknowledged his note of hand, admitted the debt, and offered his horse in satisfaction of the amount. – The Exemplary Novels of Cervantes by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
  12. Here are the bills of debt you sent to me: As for the man, you know best where he is. – Cromwell by Shakespeare (spurious and doubtful works)
  13. Perhaps he is even in our debt. – Bohemians of the Latin Quarter by Henry Murger
  14. They buy, or rather go into debt for, tea and sugar as well as meal, and therefore their landlords think them prosperous. – Our Journey to the Hebrides by Joseph Pennell and Elizabeth Robins Pennell
  15. I'm in her debt; I'm under real obligation to her. – The Dark Star by Robert W. Chambers
  16. No, I'm not in debt. – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  17. But I'll write soon; and remember, Christie, I shall feel as if I had only paid a very little of my debt if you go back to the sad old life, and lose your faith and hope again. – Work: A Story of Experience by Louisa May Alcott
  18. And the son has paid his father's debt to my father. – The Honorable Senator Sage-Brush by Francis Lynde
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