Word: IOU

The word IOU has appeared in at least 508 clues on different crosswords.

Clue(s)
"""Got you next time!"""
"""Got you next time"" letters"
"""Herein lies a memorialization of my debt,"" informally"
"""Let me buy the drinks next time"""
"""Marker"" and letters dropped from this puzzle's four theme entries"
"""Money's coming later,"" briefly"
"""Next round's on me"""
"""Next round's on me,"" for short"
"""Next time, my treat"""
"""Pay you next time!"""
"""Please accept this tiny piece of paper in lieu of actual legal tender"""
"""Promise to pay"" letters"
"""Thanks for covering for me"""
"""Will pay later"""
$ promise
Account receivable
Acknowledgement of a debt
Acknowledgement of debt
"Acknowledgment of debt, in brief"
Atl. City marker
Bad bettor's letters
Beholden letters
Betting slip
Bettor's cash substitute
Bettor's letters
Bettor's marker
Bettor's note
Bettor's slip
Bettors' and debtors' letters
"Bill, of a sort"
Borrower's letters
Borrower's note
Borrower's pledge
Bread substitute?
Brief chit
Brief fiscal note
Brief note to a creditor
Brief promise?
Broke gambler's offering
Broke marker
Broke one's bet
Broke poker player's note
Broke poker player's promise
Bum's note
Business promise
"California tax refund, perhaps"
Cash alternative
Cash substitute
Certain note
Cheapass's letters
Cheapskate's letters
Chit
"Chit for a chip, maybe"
Chit in a pot
Chit letters
Chit ltrs.
Chit of a kind.
Chit of a sort.
Chit relative
Chit sheet
Chit used when you're out of chips
Chit.
Collector's item?
Commitment to pay
"Controversial letters in California, these days"
Credit letters
Creditor's chit
Creditor's holding
"Debenture, basically"
Debt
"Debt ""forgiven"" in eight theme entries"
Debt acknowledgement
Debt acknowledgment
Debt chit
Debt doc
Debt document
Debt initials
Debt letters
Debt marker
Debt memo
Debt note
Debt notice
Debt reminder
Debt reminder.
Debt slip
Debt statement
Debt symbol.
Debt to be paid
Debt voucher
Debt write-up
"Debt, in short"
Debtor's acknowledgment
Debtor's chit
Debtor's chit.
Debtor's concern.
Debtor's doc.
Debtor's document
Debtor's initials
Debtor's letter
Debtor's letters
Debtor's marker
Debtor's note
Debtor's note.
Debtor's onus
Debtor's paper
Debtor's pledge
Debtor's promise
Debtor's slip
Debtor's stopgap
Evidence of debt
Evidence of debt.
Evidence of obligation
Fin. obligation
Financial item.
Form of debt that's this puzzle's theme
Frequent preceder of a dollar amount
Gambler's chit
Gambler's chit.
Gambler's concern.
Gambler's last resort
Gambler's mark
Gambler's marker
Gambler's note
Gambler's note.
Gambling note
Gambling tab
Henri's homie
Indebtedness initials
Indication of debt
"Indicator of shortness, for short"
"Informal credit, informally"
Informal debt instrument
Informal repayment promise
Initial promise?
Initials of obligation.
Inits. on a debtor's note
It might be called in
It's exchanged for cash
Item in a poker pot
Jimmy Dean song about how much we owe our mothers
Kitty letters?
"Last poker bet, sometimes"
Lendee's note
Lendee's slip
Lender's receipt
Letters a collector receives?
Letters before a dollar amount
Letters before a monetary amount
Letters for a bettor who'll do better next time
Letters for a debtor
Letters for bettors or debtors
Letters for debtors
Letters for one in the red
Letters for those in the hole
Letters for those in the hole?
Letters for those in the red
Letters from a debtor
Letters from a debtor?
Letters from a person who's shy?
Letters from a short person?
Letters from debtors
Letters from one who is short?
Letters from one who's shy?
Letters from the hole?
Letters instead of money
Letters of credit
Letters of credit?
Letters of debt
Letters of indebtedness
Letters of note?
Letters of obligation
Letters of payback
Letters often followed by a dollar amount
Letters often followed by a number
Letters on a beer-thieving roommate's note
Letters on a chit
Letters on a debtor's slip
Letters on a note
Letters preceding an amount of money
Letters promising payment
Letters that are economic fetters
Letters that could precede a dollar sign
"Letters that mean ""you'll get paid back"""
Letters that might precede a dollar sign
Letters that promise payback
Letters to a creditor
"Letters written before a dollar amount, sometimes"
Letters written by a shy guy?
Letters written by someone who's a bit shy?
Letters written by someone who's shy?
Loan agreement
Loan letters
Loan shark's note
Loser's last option
Loser's promise.
Loser's slip
Losing gambler's mark
Losing gambler's marker
Losing gambler's note
Marker
Marker for a poor gambler
"Marker in a poker game, maybe"
Marker in a poker pot
Marker letters
Marker of a sort
"Marker, briefly"
"Marker, for short"
"Marker, of sorts"
"Marker, so to speak"
"Money substitute, for short"
Note
Note from a busted person
Note from a card game
Note from a short person
Note from an unlucky gambler?
Note from one who's short
Note from one who's shy
Note from someone shy?
Note from someone who's needy?
Note in a poker game
"Note in a poker game, e.g."
Note in a poker pot
Note in a pot
"Note in a pot, perhaps"
Note in lieu of cash
Note in place of money
"Note left after stealing a roommate's food, say"
Note left after stealing your roommate's beer
Note of a kind.
Note of a sort.
Note of debt
Note of debt.
Note of indebtedness
Note of promise
Note of sorts.
Note promising notes
Note to be paid
Note to be used later
Note traded for bills
Note: Colloq.
Obligation of a sort
Obligation.
Obligatory letters
Offering from a short person
Outstanding vowels?
Paper exchanged for coin
Paper in a poker pot
Paper in a pot
"Paper in a pot, maybe"
Paper in lieu of payment
Paper needing settling
Paper promise
Part of a poker pot
Payback promise
Payback without the payback
Payer's promise
Payment initials
Payment marker
Payment option that's not always accepted
Payment pledge
Payment promise
Payment promise letters
Payment proxy
Payment substitute
Pecuniary promise
Personal marker
"Player's marker, perhaps"
Pledge for payment
"Poker game memento, maybe"
Poker night marker
Poker player's last resort
"Poker pot item, perhaps"
Poker pot note
"Poker pot paper, perhaps"
Poker-pot promise
Pot marker
Pot paper
Prom. note
Promise
Promise from a short person?
Promise from a shy person?
Promise in a poker pot
Promise in writing
Promise of a sort
Promise of payback
Promise of payment
"Promise of payment, for short"
Promise of repayment
Promise to pay
"Promise to pay, for short"
Promise to pay.
Promise to pay: Abbr.
Promise to pay: abbr.
Promise to repay
"Promise to repay, for short"
Promise-to-pay letters
Promise-to-pay note
Promising letters
Promising letters?
Promising note
Promising note?
Promising paper
Promissory initials
Promissory letters?
Promissory note
Promissory note acronym
"Promissory note, of a sort"
Promissory note.
Proof of debt
Questionable pot addition
Red ink item.
Relative of a promissory note.
Reminder of money due
Repayment reminder
Short note?
Short person's offering?
Short person's slip?
Short promise?
Shy person's letters
Shy person's writing?
Sign of debt
Signed note
Signed promise
Signed promise to pay
Sketchy substitute for cash
Slip among chips?
"Slip for chips, maybe"
Slip from a loser
Slip in a pot
Slip in the pot
"Slip in the pot, occasionally"
Slip of paper in a poker pot
Slip signed by a debtor
Slip-in with the antes
Something to pay
Something to pay off
Statement to the IRS?
Subject of this puzzle's theme
Symbol of debt.
"T-bill, essentially"
Tapped-out person's letters
This may incur vigorish
"Three vowels that mean ""you'll get your money"""
Three-word note.
Unlucky gambler's note
Unofficial promissory note
Unpopular slip
Vow to pony up
Vowels promising payment
"Word found in ""penurious,"" or something penurious types don't like"
Written acknowledgment of a debt
Written debt acknowledgment
Written promise to pay
Evidence of obligation
Debtor’s letters
Marker
Letters from a debtor
Chit
Reminder to repay
Marker
Marker
Written reminder of debt (1,1,1)
Debtor's letters
Note from a short person?
Written reminder of debt (1,1,1)
Debtor's letters
Promissory note
Debtor's letters
All-vowel vow
Debtor's letters
Written reminder of debt (1,1,1)
Debtor's note
Debt memo
Note to a creditor
Debtor's note (1,1,1)
Debtor's note (1,1,1)
Letters of debt
Debt note
Debtor's letters
Debtor's slip
Promise of a future payment
Debtor's note (1,1,1)
Debtor's note (1,1,1)
Informal repayment promise
Shy person's note?
Simple promissory note
Promissory note
Losing gambler's marker
Debt memo
Debt doc
Letters for one in the hole?
Debtor's letters
Posthaste
Debtor's marker
Written reminder of debt (1,1,1)
Debtor's letters
Debtor's note (1,1,1)
Debtor's letters
Debtor's letters
Bettor's slip
Bettor's slip
Debtor's letters
Debtor's letters
Note from a busted card player
Note from a busted card player
Debtor's letters
Debtor's letters
Promise-to-pay note
Note in a kitty, perhaps
Note promising notes
Gambler's acronym
Chit left in a pot
Evidence of shyness?
Betting slip
Debt letters
Debt letters
Pot promise
Letters for debtors
Note from a losing gambler
Written promise to pay
Debtor's letters
Borrower's letters
Letters on a chit
Debtor's letters
Gambling debt, so to speak
Debtor's letters
"I will pay you later" note
Debtor's letters
Letters on a chit
Written debt acknowledgment
Written reminder of debt (1,1,1)
Written reminder of debt (1,1,1)
Debtor's letters
Promissory note
Initials of obligation
Debtor's letters
Marker letters
Promise in a poker pot
Chit letters
Written promise to repay
Debt note
Debt memo
Debtor's letters
Debtor's letters
Letters signifying debt
Debtor's note
Pot note
Debtor's letters
Promissory note (1,1,1)
Debtor's note (1,1,1)
Debtor's letters
Debt letters
Debtor's note
Debtor's note
Debtor's note
Written reminder of debt (1,1,1)
Note in a poker pot, maybe
Note from one who's short
Debtor's letters
Slip in a pot
Promissory note
Promissory note (1,1,1)
Promissory note, slangily
Debt memo
Bettor's note
Chit
Debtor's note
Offer from a shy person?
Debtor's letters
Chit in a pot
Chit in a pot
Marker
Debtor's note (1,1,1)
Note in a poker pot
Debtor's note
Promissory note
Written reminder of debt (1,1,1)
Letters written by debtors
Promissory note
Slip of paper in a poker pot
Debtor's letters
Debtor's note (1,1,1)
Chit in a pot
Debtor's letters
Debtor's slip
Debt letters
Debt reminder
Note in a poker pot
Note from someone in a hole
Pay-you-later kin
Written promise to pay
Debtor's letters
Note from one who's shy
Written promise
Debtor's promise, for short
Repayment reminder
Promise of repayment, for short
Promise-to-pay note
Marker letters
Debtor's letters
Debtor's letters
Marker letters
Marker letters
Note
Letters on a promissory note
Debt note
Written reminder of debt (1,1,1)
Slip in lieu of a chip