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indebted
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Emma
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  • To Mr. John Knightley was she indebted for her first idea on the subject, for the first start of its possibility.
  • This was Colonel Campbell, who had very highly regarded Fairfax, as an excellent officer and most deserving young man; and farther, had been indebted to him for such attentions, during a severe camp-fever, as he believed had saved his life.
  • The idea of her being indebted to Mrs. Elton for what was called an _introduction_—of her going into public under the auspices of a friend of Mrs. Elton’s—probably some vulgar, dashing widow, who, with the help of a boarder, just made a shift to live!
  • Too much indebted to the event for his acquittal.

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  • I am indebted to you for your hospitality.
  • I am indebted to researchers who laid the foundation for my work.

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