English to German Meaning :: owe

Owe :
verdanken
verdanken, schulden, schuldig sein - verdankenverdankenschuldeteschuldet
 
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Verb(1) be obliged to pay or repay(2) be indebted to, in an abstract or intellectual sense(3) be in debt

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(1) We owe him some respect for that and we need to help him make that affirmative case for change.(2) you owe me Ôö¼├║19.50 for the electricity bill(3) If you collected unemployment benefits last year, you'll probably owe taxes on the money.(4) For many people, as I said, the respect we owe nature is respect for God conceived as the divine creator.(5) It is to each and every one of them, the known and the unknown, that we owe our gratitude.(6) champagne houses owe their success to brand image(7) ├ö├ç├┐We have now repaid all our loans, and we owe no money at all to anyone,├ö├ç├û says Robin.(8) Thank you very kindly; if you care to drop me a line telling me who you are, it would be nice to know to whom I owe my gratitude.(9) I owe you for the taxi(10) So as much as anything, I think I owe him the respect of leaving it alone if he doesn't want to talk about it.(11) I owe you an apology(12) We owe deep gratitude to those nearby who did what they could without adequate resources.(13) There was no tax due on the money, but I may owe tax on the interest accrued.(14) Those defendants did owe to the claimant a duty of care.(15) These men do low wage and often seasonal work, and owe large sums of money which most could never hope to pay off.(16) He did not owe any allegiance to Lyra; he could do as he wished.
Related Words
(1) owe to ::
etwas schulden
(2) owe money ::
Geld schulden
Synonyms
Verb
1. be in debt to ::
sein in der Schuld
2. be indebted to ::
werden verpflichtet
3. be in arrears to ::
in Verzug
Different Forms
owe, owed, owes
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

I owe you my life. Twice over.

I OWE you my life. Twice over.

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 5


Let\

Let's go. I OWE you, what for?

Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 16


- MAN 2: You owe me one.
-(MAN 1 LAUGHS)

- MAN 2: You OWE me one. -(MAN 1 LAUGHS)

Game of Thrones Season 8, Episode 4


I believe I owe the
three of you an apology.

I believe I OWE the three of you an apology.

The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 12


What do we owe you?

What do we OWE you?

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 2


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