dischargeable
adjective see discharge I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • dischargeable — Debts that can be eliminated in bankruptcy. Certain debts are not dischargeable; that it, they may not be discharged through bankruptcy or may only be discharged through Chapter 13. Family support and criminal restitution are examples of debts… …   Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • dischargeable — (adj.) mid 15c., from DISCHARGE (Cf. discharge) (v.) + ABLE (Cf. able) …   Etymology dictionary

  • dischargeable — See discharge. * * * …   Universalium

  • dischargeable — adj. unloadable; discardable; releasable …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dischargeable — dis·charge·able …   English syllables

  • dischargeable — jəbəl adjective : capable of being discharged …   Useful english dictionary

  • dischargeable debts — Debts that can be wiped out in bankruptcy, such as credit card debts, medical bills, and back rent. Compare: nondischargeable debts Category: Bankruptcy, Foreclosure & Debt → Bankruptcy Nolo’s Plain English Law Dictionary. Gerald N. Hill,… …   Law dictionary

  • dischargeable debt — a debt for which the bankruptcy code allows the debtor s personal liability to be eliminated (Glossary of Common Bankruptcy Terms) United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012 …   Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • dischargeable debts —    Debts that can be erased through bankruptcy. This includes most debts incurred before an individual or business declares bankruptcy. Compare nondischargeable debts …   Business law dictionary

  • dischargeable claim — In bankruptcy, a claim which is barred by bankrupt s discharge if properly scheduled. See Bankruptcy Code No. 727 …   Black's law dictionary

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