a written acknowledgment of a debt, especially an informal one consisting only of the letters IOU, the sum owed, and the debtor’s signature.
a written promise or reminder to pay a debt
Abbreviation for “I owe you.” An IOU is a written statement of a borrower’s obligation to pay a debt.
A promise to pay; written acknowledgment of a debt: had won $800,000, in cash, not IOUs (1618+)
a note of debt (from “I owe you”)
[ahy-uh-wuh; sometimes ahy-uh-wey] /ˈaɪ ə wə; sometimes ˈaɪ əˌweɪ/ noun, plural Iowas (especially collectively) Iowa for 3. 1. a state in the central United States: a part of the Midwest. 56,290 sq. mi. (145,790 sq. km). Capital: Des Moines. Abbreviation: IA (approved esp. for use with zip code), Ia., Io. 2. a river flowing SE […]
noun 1. a city in SE Iowa.
[ahy-uh-wuh n] /ˈaɪ ə wən/ adjective 1. of or relating to . noun 2. a native or inhabitant of . /ˈaɪəʊən/ noun 1. a native or inhabitant of Iowa adjective 2. of or relating to Iowa or its inhabitants
ioxaglate i·ox·ag·late (ī’ŏks-āg’lāt’) n. A diagnostic radiopaque medium used in angiography, aortography, and urography.