Webster 1913 Edition
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.
Your son, my lord, has paid a soldier’s
When you run in
debt, you give to another power over your liberty.
A duty neglected or violated; a fault; a sin; a trespass.“Forgive us our debts.”
Matt. vi. 12.
Webster 1828 Edition