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  • 1 Bankrupt — Bank rupt, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bankrupted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bankrupting}.] To make bankrupt; to bring financial ruin upon; to impoverish. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 bankrupt — /ˈbæŋkrʌpt / (say bangkrupt) noun 1. Law a person who upon his or her own petition or that of his or her creditors is adjudged insolvent by a court, and whose property is therefore to be administered by a trustee for the benefit of the creditors… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 3 bankrupt — /bangk rupt, reuhpt/, n. 1. Law. a person who upon his or her own petition or that of his or her creditors is adjudged insolvent by a court and whose property is administered for and divided among his or her creditors under a bankruptcy law. 2.… …

    Universalium

  • 4 bankrupt — bank•rupt [[t]ˈbæŋk rʌpt, rəpt[/t]] n. 1) law a person who is adjudged insolvent by a court and whose property is divided among creditors under the bankruptcy laws 2) any insolvent debtor; a person unable to satisfy any just claims made upon him… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 5 bankrupt — bank·rupt || bæŋkrÊŒpt n. one who was unable to repay debts and whose property has been divided among his creditors v. make bankrupt, ruin financially; go bankrupt, go broke adj. lacking, deficient; insolvent, unable to pay one s debts …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 6 bankrupt — adj., n., & v. adj. 1 a insolvent; declared in law unable to pay debts. b undergoing the legal process resulting from this. 2 (often foll. by of) exhausted or drained (of some quality etc.); deficient, lacking. n. 1 a an insolvent person whose… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 7 bankrupt — bank·rupt 1 / baŋ ˌkrəpt/ n: a debtor (as an individual or organization) whose property is subject to administration under the bankruptcy laws for the benefit of the debtor s creditors was adjudicated a bankrupt see also debtor bankrupt 2 adj:… …

    Law dictionary

  • 8 bankrupt — a debtor, who has volunteered or been forced to appear before a Bankruptcy Court and has been judged insolvent, because s/he has insufficient assets to meet the demands of all creditors. Glossary of Business Terms * * * ▪ I. bankrupt bank‧rupt 1… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 9 bankrupt — I UK [ˈbæŋkrʌpt] / US [ˈbæŋkˌrʌpt] adjective * 1) a) a person or business that is bankrupt has officially admitted that they have no money and cannot pay what they owe bankrupt farmers go bankrupt: Many of the companies that they had invested in… …

    English dictionary

  • 10 bankrupt — bank|rupt1 [ˈbæŋkrʌpt] adj 1.) without enough money to pay what you owe = ↑insolvent ▪ The firm went bankrupt before the building work was completed. ▪ In 1977 he was declared bankrupt (=by a court) . ▪ Mr Trent lost his house when he was made… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 bankrupt — bank|rupt1 [ bæŋk,rʌpt ] adjective * 1. ) a person or business that is bankrupt has officially admitted that they have no money and cannot pay what they owe: bankrupt farmers go bankrupt: Many of the companies that they had invested in went… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 12 bankrupt — [[t]bæ̱ŋkrʌpt[/t]] bankrupts, bankrupting, bankrupted 1) ADJ People or organizations that go bankrupt do not have enough money to pay their debts. If the firm cannot sell its products, it will go bankrupt... He was declared bankrupt after failing …

    English dictionary

  • 13 bankrupt — 1 adjective 1 unable to pay your debts: Seventeen years of war left the country bankrupt. 2 go bankrupt to be unable to pay your debts and to have to sell your property and goods: The recession has made many small companies go bankrupt. 3… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 bankrupt — [ˈbæŋkrʌpt] adj I a person or business that is bankrupt has officially admitted that they have no money and cannot pay what they owe Syn: insolvent II noun [C] bankrupt [ˈbæŋkrʌpt] someone who is officially bankrupt III verb [T] bankrupt… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 15 bankrupt — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ become, go ▪ Hundreds of companies went bankrupt during the recession. ▪ declare sb, make sb ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 16 bankrupt — / bæŋkrʌpt/ noun, adjective (a person) who has been declared by a court not to be capable of paying his or her debts and whose affairs are put into the hands of a receiver ● a bankrupt property developer ● She was adjudicated or declared bankrupt …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 17 Let's Make a Soccer Team! — (also known as LMAST! or Let s Make A Football Team/Club!) is a Playstation 2 football management game, released by Sega and Konami in 2006. Infobox VG Game InformationThe game has heavy RPG elements with a running story and characters alongside… …

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  • 18 unable to make both ends meet — index bankrupt Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 19 Bankrupted — Bankrupt Bank rupt, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bankrupted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bankrupting}.] To make bankrupt; to bring financial ruin upon; to impoverish. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 20 Bankrupting — Bankrupt Bank rupt, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bankrupted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bankrupting}.] To make bankrupt; to bring financial ruin upon; to impoverish. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English