debt

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debt(
deht
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (finance)
a. la deuda
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Our biggest debt is the mortgage on our house.Nuestra deuda más grande es la hipoteca de nuestra casa.
2. (moral obligation)
a. la deuda
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
I owe him a debt for saving my life.Tengo una deuda con él por haberme salvado la vida.
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debt
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. la deuda
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
to be in debtestar endeudado(a)
2. (fig)
a.
I shall always be in your debtsiempre estaré en deuda contigo
to owe somebody a debt of gratitudetener una deuda de gratitud con alguien
debt collectorcobrador(ora) de morosos
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debt [det]
noun
1 (money owed) deuda (f)
bad debt deuda incobrable; foreign debt (Pol) deuda (f) externa or exterior; a debt of honour una deuda de honor; to be in debt (to sb) tener deudas or estar endeudado (con algn); I am five pounds in debt debo cinco libras;to a;
to get into debt run into debt
run up debts contraer deudas
to be out of debt tener las deudas saldadas
2
a debt of gratitude una deuda de agradecimiento; to be in sb's debt estar en deuda con algn
modifier
debt collection (n) cobro (m) de morosos
debt collector (n) cobradoracobradora (m) (f) de morosos;a cobradora
debt ratio (n) tasa (f) de endeudamiento
debt relief (n) alivio (m) de deuda
Mr Bush has called for debt relief that would forgive a large part of the twelve-thousand-million-dollar debt that's owed by Latin America
debt service debt servicing (n) (US) amortización (f) de la deuda
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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