It was quite as good as an Insolvent Act, and infinitely more genteel.
The banking house of which he had been the head was insolvent.
Let us suppose that the estate is insolvent and cannot pay all of its debts in full.
An insolvent debtor had spit in his face; he bore it smilingly.
It would not be long before he found out we were insolvent, and—defaulters.
If he collected ...