debt-laden

debt-laden
debt-laden ˈdebt-ˌladen adjective JOURNALISM
having a lot of debt:

• The debt-laden entertainment group is suspending dividend payments as it struggles to service bank loans.

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debt-laden UK US adjective
owing a lot of money or involving a lot of debt: »

debt-laden consumers

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Analysts warn that house prices could crash in this debt-laden property market.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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