due to (someone or something)

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due to (someone or something)

1. As a result of something. Due to the impending thunderstorms, the baseball game has been canceled.
2. Apt, likely, or set to do something. I think you should try to sell your house now, as the skyrocketing prices in this area are due to drop soon.
3. Owed to someone. I never got my last paycheck, so I have money due to me!
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

due to

1. Likely to, announced as, as in Betty bought more of the stock, believing it was due to rise, or The play is due to open next week. [Early 1900s]
2. Attributable to, because of, as in Due to scanty rainfall, we may face a crop failure. This usage has been criticized by some authorities, but today it is widely considered standard. [Early 1900s] Also see on account of.
3. Owing or payable to, as in We must give our staff whatever vacation is due to them.
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer. Copyright © 2003, 1997 by The Christine Ammer 1992 Trust. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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Some of the man's money--if he had any--was certainly due to us, but it was not likely that our captain's shipmates, above all the two specimens seen by me, Black Dog and the blind beggar, would be inclined to give up their booty in payment of the dead man's debts.
Grant thinks it a civility due to us to take a little notice of you, or else it would never have come into her head, and you may be very certain that, if your cousin Julia had been at home, you would not have been asked at all."
IQI Global chief economist and Global player Shan Saeed has said companies in China are relocating most of their operations to Malaysia due to US sanctions.
"Despite the strong commercial success of our promoted products, we have lowered our 2019 financial guidance to reflect the impact of Makena intramuscular supply issues and our changed expectations of milestone payments due to us from a development partner related to ciraparantag."
First, we would like to apologize for our official position being late, due to us confirming the truth.
The ships had been waiting off the coast of the southern state of Parana since early June, as Brazil's state oil company refused to refuel them due to US sanctions on Iran.
At the global level, the price was down due to US government data showing an increase in reserves of refined products.
India was the second-largest buyer of Iran's oil after China, but it has been forced to stop imports due to US sanctions, and New Delhi is concerned about the impact of that on national energy security.
KABUL: Tehran has expelled tens of thousands of Afghan refugees so far this year, while roughly the same number have returned voluntarily due to US sanctions against Iran, Afghan officials said on Monday.
Demand for Afghan labor in Iran has fallen drastically, as its economy has slowed due to US sanctions, Afghan television channel 1TV reported on its website.
Gahramanov said the refineries that rely on Iranian crude oil might face future problems due to US sanctions, and that his firm doesn't wish to violate the sanctions by importing oil or exporting fuel to Tehran.
The terror group claimed that the attack was due to US President Donald Trump's move to recognize the city of Jerusalem as Israel's capital on December 6, 2017.
Oil stocks began to rise in Venezuelan ports, with BDSA itself unable to export oil at normal rates due to US sanctions this week.
VLCC and Suezmax freight rates have hit record highs in the fourth quarter of 2018, largely due to US sanctions on Iran being reimposed in November.
Elsewhere, the pound was stronger due to US dollar weakness ahead of the US Federal Reserve's interest rate decision.