Sentence Examples with the word beholden

For his facts a textual critic may, and often must, be beholden to others: but never for his opinions.

Its author was willing to be beholden to any one for leisure; but he would be no man's slave.

Skulls are rarely visible on a battlefield for more than two or three seasons after the fight, and we may therefore presume that it was during the reign of Inarus (460-454 B.C.), 2 when the Athenians had great authority in Egypt, that he visited the country, making himself known as a learned Greek, and therefore receiving favour and attention on the part of the Egyptians, who were so much beholden to his countrymen (see Athens, Cimon, Pericles).