That which is due from one person to another, whether money, goods, or services; that which one person is bound to pay to another, or to perform for his benefit; thing owed; obligation; liability.
- Something owed, such as money, goods, or services.
- An obligation or liability to pay or render something to someone else.
- The condition of owing: a young family always in debt.
- An offense requiring forgiveness or reparation; a trespass.