Insolvent

  • 1 insolvent — insolvent …

    Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • 2 insolvent — in·sol·vent /in säl vənt/ adj 1: having ceased paying or unable to pay debts as they fall due in the usual course of business compare bankrupt 2: having liabilities in excess of a reasonable market value of assets held 3: insufficient to pay all… …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 Insolvent — In*sol vent, a. [Pref. in not + solvent: cf. OF. insolvent.] (Law) (a) Not solvent; not having sufficient estate to pay one s debts; unable to pay one s debts as they fall due, in the ordinary course of trade and business; as, in insolvent debtor …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 insolvent — insolvént adj. m., pl. insolvénţi; f. sg. insolvéntă, pl. insolvénte Trimis de siveco, 06.01.2008. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  INSOLVÉNT, Ă adj. (jur.) Insolvabil. [ …

    Dicționar Român

  • 5 Insolvent — In*sol vent, n. (Law) One who is insolvent; as insolvent debtor; in England, before 1861, especially applied to persons not traders. Bouvier. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 insolvent — [in säl′vənt] adj. 1. not solvent; unable to pay debts as they become due; bankrupt 2. not enough to pay all debts [an insolvent inheritance] 3. of insolvents or insolvency n. an insolvent person …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 insolvent — (1) The inability to pay ones debts as they come due. (2) When one s liabilities exceed the value of one s assets. An exemption under state or federal law which protects all or a portion of the homestead (SA Bankruptcy.com) Inability of a person… …

    Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • 8 insolvent — ► ADJECTIVE 1) having insufficient money to pay debts owed. 2) relating to bankruptcy. ► NOUN ▪ an insolvent person. DERIVATIVES insolvency noun …

    English terms dictionary

  • 9 Insolvent — (v. lat), zahlungsunfähig; daher Insolvenz, Zahlungsunfähigkeit, s.u. Banquerott …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 10 Insolvént — (lat.), zahlungsunfähig; Insolvénz, Zahlungsunfähigkeit eines Schuldners (s. Konkurs) …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 11 Insolvént — (lat.), zahlungsunfähig; Insolvénz, Zahlungsunfähigkeit …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 12 Insolvent — Insolvent, lat. deutsch, zahlungsunfähig, Insolvenz, Zahlungsunfähigkeit; vergl. Bankerott, Concurs …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 13 insolvent — (adj.) 1590s, unable to pay one s debts, from IN (Cf. in ) (1) not + L. solventem paying (see SOLVENT (Cf. solvent)). Originally of one who was not a trader; only traders could become bankrupt …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 14 insolvent — [adj] financially ruined bankrupt, broke*, broken, busted*, failed, foreclosed, in Chapter 11*, in Chapter 13*, indebted, in receivership, in the red*, lost, on the rocks*, out of money, strapped*, taken to the cleaners*, unbalanced, undone,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 15 Insolvent — A firm that is unable to pay debts (liabilities are greater than assets). The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * insolvent in‧sol‧vent [ɪnˈsɒlvənt ǁ ɪnˈsɑːl ] adjective ACCOUNTING LAW a person or company that is insolvent does not have… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 16 insolvent — A firm that is unable to pay debts (its liabilities ( liability) exceed its assets). Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * insolvent in‧sol‧vent [ɪnˈsɒlvənt ǁ ɪnˈsɑːl ] adjective ACCOUNTING LAW a person or company that is insolvent does not have… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 17 insolvent — /ɪn sɒlvənt/ adjective not able to pay debts ● The company was declared insolvent. (NOTE: see note at insolvency) ♦ he was declared insolvent he was officially stated to be insolvent COMMENT: A company is insolvent when its liabilities are higher …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 18 insolvent — adjective Date: 1591 1. a. (1) unable to pay debts as they fall due in the usual course of business (2) having liabilities in excess of a reasonable market value of assets held b. insufficient to pay all debts < an insolvent estate > c. not up to …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 19 insolvent — in|sol|vent [ınˈsɔlvənt US ınˈsa:l ] adj not having enough money to pay what you owe = ↑bankrupt ▪ The company was later declared insolvent (=officially said to be insolvent) . >insolvency n [U and C] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 insolvent — [[t]ɪnsɒ̱lv(ə)nt[/t]] ADJ: usu v link ADJ A person or organization that is insolvent does not have enough money to pay their debts. [FORMAL] Two years later, the bank was declared insolvent …

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