Definitions for BANKRUPTˈbæŋk rʌpt, -rəpt
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word BANKRUPT
someone who has insufficient assets to cover their debts
"a bankrupt company"; "the company went belly-up"
bankrupt, ruin, break, smash(verb)
reduce to bankruptcy
"My daughter's fancy wedding is going to break me!"; "The slump in the financial markets smashed him"
To force into bankruptcy.
having been legally declared insolvent.
a trader who secretes himself, or does certain other acts tending to defraud his creditors
a trader who becomes unable to pay his debts; an insolvent trader; popularly, any person who is unable to pay his debts; an insolvent person
a person who, in accordance with the terms of a law relating to bankruptcy, has been judicially declared to be unable to meet his liabilities
being a bankrupt or in a condition of bankruptcy; unable to pay, or legally discharged from paying, one's debts; as, a bankrupt merchant
depleted of money; not having the means of meeting pecuniary liabilities; as, a bankrupt treasury
relating to bankrupts and bankruptcy
destitute of, or wholly wanting (something once possessed, or something one should possess)
to make bankrupt; to bring financial ruin upon; to impoverish
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Lehman Brothers in 2008 was not a bankrupt company.
Long-term losses are leading to many farmers going bankrupt.
People who are always making allowances for themselves soon go bankrupt.
We do not think that Eskom is about to be declared bankrupt or insolvent.
It bankrupted Detroit, it bankrupted General Motors, and it will bankrupt us.
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Translations for BANKRUPT
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- банкрут, разорявамBulgarian
- konkurs, fallit, bankerotDanish
- bankrott, treibenGerman
- bankrota, bankrotiEsperanto
- quebrado, arruinadoSpanish
- saattaa, konkurssi, pakottaa, vararikkoinenFinnish
- failli, failliteFrench
- 破綻, 倒産, 破産Japanese
- muflis, bangkrapMalay
- bankroet, failliet, in falingDutch
- insolvent, konkurs, bankerottNorwegian
- falido, bancarrotaPortuguese
- разорять, обанкротить, разорить, банкротRussian
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