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  Words related to bankruptcy

Related / Similar Words: failure

 

Definition:
  • a legal process intended to insure equality among the creditors of a corporation declared in bankruptcy;
  • inability to discharge all your debts as they come due; "the company had to declare bankruptcy"; "fraudulent loans led to the failure of many banks";
  • a state of complete lack of some abstract property; "spiritual bankruptcy"; "moral bankruptcy"; "intellectual bankruptcy";

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    Derivational Morphology: fail, bankrupt, ruin, break, smash

     

    Language Translations:
    Dutch: bankroet   Estonian: pankrot  
    Finnish: konkurssi   French: faillite  
    German: Bankrott   Hebrew: פשיטת רגל  
    Italian: bancarotta   Japanese: 破産  
    Latin: decoctio   Polish: bankructwo  
    Russian: банкротство   Spanish: bancarrota  
    Telugu: దివాళా తీయు  
     
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