beholden

[ bih-hohl-duhn ]SEE DEFINITION OF beholden

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BEHOLDEN

Then, sinking before him in a deep courtesy, "I am beholden to you," she said.

You may be assured, that I will sooner be beholden to you, than to any body living.

Twice have I been beholden to you for my life, and now I am in your debt.

He thought he was a strong man again, with his children about him, and beholden to no one.

"There's not a man of you who is not beholden to Parson Christian," said Hugh, sternly.

“I am beholden to you, Master Salkeld,” he said, when I had done.

He had spoken truly when he suggested that he was unwilling to be beholden to Mirande.

Because,” said I, “it is not proper that I be beholden to you for meat and drink.

I don't know why we should be beholden to them particularly.

In that case, I shouldn't have to be beholden to other people.

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