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get into debt
To come to be in a position of owing money to someone or something (such as a bank or other lending institution). If you spend more with your credit cards than you can reasonably pay off, you'll get into debt before you know it.
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ˌget/ˌrun into ˈdebtbegin to owe money: After she lost her job, she began to run into debt.
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