Today’s word of the day is ‘Owe‘ Let us understand more about this word.
Owe [ oh ]
What is this word’s grammar?
The word is a verb, i.e., it demonstrates an action or an occurrence.
Does the word have a past tense? What is it?
2. Have an obligation
3. Have borrowed
4. In hock
How is the word pronounced in popular languages?
1. Hindi – Denadaar hona
2. Spanish – Deber
3. French – Devoir
4. Mandarin – Qiàn
How to use this word in a sentence?
1. They may be owed refunds or have challenged a tax liability.
2. Meanwhile, money owed as a result of some penalties for regulatory violations isn’t tracked at all.
3. The Dodgers also owe him $62 million more for ’22 and ’23, but Bauer can opt-out after either season if he is so magnificent that he can get a better offer.
4. The uncomfortable truth is that the United States owes its position as the most powerful nation in the world to its slave-owning past.
5. As we think about the long-term impact of this debt, you could borrow $30,000 and walk away owing $150,000.
What are some synonyms of the word of the day?
Some synonyms of the word are:
incur, lost, behold, bound, be contracted, be in arrears, indebted, obligated, behind, feel bound, get on credit, have borrowed, in hock, etc.
What are some antonyms of the word of the day?
Some antonyms of the word are:
pay, resolve, settle etc.
Socialism states that you owe me something simply because I exist. Capitalism, by contrast, results in a sort of reality-forced altruism: I may not want to help you, I may dislike you, but if I don’t give you a product or service you want, I will starve. Voluntary exchange is more moral than forced redistribution.