Nonpayment


Nonpayment
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Nonpayment->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ nonpayment
nonpayment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ default
default
defalcation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ protest
protest
repudiation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ application of the sponge|
application of the sponge|
=>!
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ whitewashing
whitewashing
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ insolvency
insolvency
bankruptcy
failure
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ insufficiency
insufficiency
&c. 640
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ run upon a bank
run upon a bank
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ overdrawn account
overdrawn account
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ waste paper bonds
waste paper bonds
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ dishonored bills
dishonored bills
protested bills
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ bogus check
bogus check
bogus cheque
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ bankrup
bankrup
insolvent
debtor
lame duck
man of straw
welsher
stag
defaulter
levanter|
=>!
PARAG:Nonpayment->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ not pay
not pay
&c. 807
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ fail
fail
break
stop payment
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ become insolvent
become insolvent
become bankrupt
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be gazetted
be gazetted
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ protest
protest
dishonor
repudiate
nullify
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ pay under protest
pay under protest
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ button up one's pockets
button up one's pockets
draw the purse strings
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ apply the sponge
apply the sponge
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ pay over the left shoulder
pay over the left shoulder
get whitewashed
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ swindle
swindle
&c. 791
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ run up bills
run up bills
fly kites
PARAG:Nonpayment->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ not paying
not paying
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in debt
in debt
&c. 806
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ behindhand
behindhand
in arrear
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ beggared
beggared
&c.(poor) 804
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unable to make both ends meet
unable to make both ends meet
minus
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ worse than nothing
worse than nothing
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ insolvent
insolvent
bankrupt
in the gazette
gazetted
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ unpaid
unpaid
&c.(outstanding) 806
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ gratis
gratis
&c. 815
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ unremunerated
unremunerated

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • nonpayment — I noun bad debt, balance due, default, deferred payment, delinquency, dishonor, dishonored bill, evasion, failure, failure to pay, lapse, neglect, outstanding debt, oversight, refusal to pay, repudiation, unpaid dues associated concepts:… …   Law dictionary

  • Nonpayment — Non*pay ment, n. Neglect or failure to pay. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nonpayment — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • nonpayment — /non pay meuhnt/, n. failure or neglect to pay: His property was confiscated for nonpayment of taxes. [1400 50; late ME; see NON , PAYMENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • nonpayment — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Lack of payment Nouns 1. nonpayment, default, delinquency; protest, repudiation, evasion, reneging, kiting; unprofitableness; bad debt; cancellation, write off, moratorium, rent strike; insolvency,… …   English dictionary for students

  • nonpayment — non|pay|ment [ nan peımənt ] noun uncount failure or refusal to pay for something, especially as a type of protest: nonpayment of rent/fines …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • nonpayment — The failure of an obligor to make payment on the maturity of the obligation. Failure to pay according to the terms of an obligation, the effect of which, in case of a bill or note, may be dishonor and protest. See dishonor by nonpayment; protest …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • nonpayment — noun 1. act of failing to meet a financial obligation • Syn: ↑default, ↑nonremittal • Derivationally related forms: ↑default (for: ↑default) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • nonpayment — noun The failure to make a payment …   Wiktionary

  • nonpayment — nÉ‘n peɪmÉ™nt / nÉ’n n. failure to pay a debt or a bill, omission of payment …   English contemporary dictionary