insolvent definition

  • adjective:
    • not able to fulfill debts or discharge debts; bankrupt.
    • Insufficient to satisfy all debts, as an estate or fund.
    • Of or associated with bankrupt individuals or entities.
    • incapable of pay your bills because they fall due.
    • Owing multiple has in possessions.
    • perhaps not solvent; without having enough property to cover an individual's debts; not able to spend your debts while they fall because of, in the ordinary span of trade and company.
    • Not enough to pay for all debts of the owner.
    • Relating to persons unable to spend their debts.
    • not able to meet or discharge financial obligations
  • noun:
    • A bankrupt.
    • a person who is insolvent; an insolvent debtor.
    • One who is insolvent; as insolvent debtor; -- in The united kingdomt, before 1861, specially put on people maybe not dealers.
    • A debtor who's perhaps not solvent. See insolvency.
    • somebody who has inadequate possessions to pay for their debts
  • others:
    • maybe not solvent; unable or inadequate to satisfy all statements; bankrupt: as, an insolvent debtor or property.
    • Of or respecting insolvency or bankruptcy: as, insolvent guidelines.

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