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owe / deber
 
owe   [əʊ]
A. -transitive verb   (generally)   deber
·to owe somebody £2
·deber dos libras a somebody, someone
·I'll owe it to you
·te lo quedo a deber
·to owe somebody for a meal
·deber a somebody, someone una comida
·he claims he is still owed for the work
·asegura que todavía se le debe dinero por el trabajo
·he owes his life to a lucky chance
·debe su vida a una casualidad
·he owes his talent to his mother
·le debe su talento a su madre
·to what do I owe the honour of your visit?
·¿a qué debo el honor de su visita?
·you owe it to yourself to come
·venir es un deber que tienes contigo mismo
·I owe it to her to confess
·mi deber con ella me obliga a confesarlo
·I think I owe you an explanation
·creo que es necesaria una explicaciónoun
B. -intransitive verb   tener deudas
·he owed for three coffees
·debía tres cafénoun
 
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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