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One entry found for owe.
Main Entry: owe
Pronunciation: primarystressomacr
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): owed; ow·ing
1 a : to be obligated to pay or repay <owes me $5> b : to be indebted to <owes the grocer for supplies> c : to be in debt <owes for her house>
2 : to have or possess as something obtained from or given to <owes much to good luck>
- owe it : to have a responsibility to do something <owes it to us to explain his reasons>

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