owing


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ow·ing

 (ō′ĭng)
adj.
Still to be paid; due.

owing

(ˈəʊɪŋ)
adj
1. (postpositive) owed; due
2. owing to (preposition) because of or on account of

ow•ing

(ˈoʊ ɪŋ)

adj.
owed, unpaid, or due for payment.
Idioms:
owing to, because of; as a result of.
[1325–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.owing - owed as a debtowing - owed as a debt; "outstanding bills"; "the amount still owed"; "undischarged debts"
unpaid - not paid; "unpaid wages"; "an unpaid bill"

owing

adjective unpaid, due, outstanding, owed, payable, unsettled, overdue, not discharged There is still some money owing for the rent.

owing

adjective
Translations
مُسْتَحِق الدَّفْع
skyldig
kintlevõség
ógreiddur

owing

[ˈəʊɪŋ]
A. ADJ how much is owing to you now?¿cuánto se le debe ahora?
I think an explanation is owingcreo que se debe dar una explicación
B. PREP owing to (= due to) → debido a, a causa de
owing to the bad weatherdebido al mal tiempo
it is owing to lack of timese debe a la falta de tiempo

owing

adjunbezahlt; the amount owing on the housedie Schulden, die auf dem Haus liegen; how much is still owing?wie viel steht noch aus?; a lot of money is owing to meman schuldet mir viel Geld; the money still owing to us (Comm) → die Außenstände pl; to pay what is owingden ausstehenden Betrag bezahlen
prep owing towegen (+gen or (inf) +dat), → infolge (+gen); owing to the circumstancesumständehalber; owing to his being foreignweil er Ausländer ist; and it’s all owing to him that we succeededund unser Erfolg ist ihm allein zuzuschreiben

owing

[ˈəʊɪŋ] adjda pagare
how much is owing to you now? → quanto ti devono (or devo or deve) adesso?

owe

(əu) verb
to be in debt to. I owe (him) $10.
ˈowing adjective
still to be paid. There is some money still owing (to us).
owing to
because of. Owing to the rain, the football has been cancelled.

owing to is used to mean `because of': The shop is closed owing to (not due to) the manager's illness .
due to is used to mean `caused by': The accident was believed to be due to his negligence .
References in classic literature ?
But it very often happens that owing to the instantaneous, violent, convulsive running of the whale upon receiving the first iron, it becomes impossible for the harpooneer, however lightning-like in his movements, to pitch the second iron into him.
To you, Sir, it is owing that this history was ever begun.
He had noticed that a few rays, not of daylight, but from a lamp, penetrated through the ill-joined planks of the door; he approached just as the brigand was refreshing himself with a mouthful of brandy, which, owing to the leathern bottle containing it, sent forth an odor which was extremely unpleasant to Danglars.
But my father has this very sum, five thousand pounds, and, as I tell him, I owe him so much that I have no compunction about owing him more.
The Ganges, according to the legends of the Ramayana, rises in heaven, whence, owing to Brahma's agency, it descends to the earth.
The custom-house officers were very civil, which was perhaps partly owing to the passport which the President of the Republic had given me; but I must express my admiration at the natural politeness of almost every Chileno.