I O U
I O U I O U, IOU I.O.U([imac]" [=o]" [=u]"). [phonetic, from I owe you.] A paper having on it these letters, with a sum named, and duly signed; -- in use in England as an acknowledgment of a debt, and taken as evidence thereof, but not amounting to a promissory note; a due bill. --Wharton. --Story. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • I.O.U. — {adj. phr.} I owe you, abbreviated; a promissory note. * /I had to borrow some money from John and, in order to remind both of us, I wrote him an I.O.U. note for $250./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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