Default De*fault", v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Defaulted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Defaulting}.] 1. To fail in duty; to offend. [1913 Webster]

That he gainst courtesy so foully did default. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

2. To fail in fulfilling a contract, agreement, or duty. [1913 Webster]

3. To fail to appear in court; to let a case go by default. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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