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synonyms for insolvency

  • bankruptcy
  • breakdown
  • deterioration
  • implosion
  • inadequacy
  • rupture
  • bomb
  • botch
  • bungle
  • bust
  • checkmate
  • collapse
  • decay
  • decline
  • defeat
  • deficiency
  • deficit
  • downfall
  • failing
  • fiasco
  • flop
  • frustration
  • lemon
  • loser
  • loss
  • mess
  • misadventure
  • miscarriage
  • misstep
  • nonperformance
  • overthrow
  • rout
  • stalemate
  • stoppage
  • turkey
  • washout
  • wreck
  • false step
  • faux pas
  • flash in the pan
  • lead balloon
  • nonsuccess
  • sinking ship
  • total loss

antonyms for insolvency

MOST RELEVANT
  • accomplishment
  • achievement
  • advantage
  • ascent
  • benefit
  • blessing
  • continuation
  • enough
  • improvement
  • increase
  • plenty
  • rise
  • strength
  • success
  • triumph
  • win
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How to use insolvency in a sentence

The federal government recently argued in court that it had to take the drastic step of freezing Kalkhoven’s assets because he appeared to be on the brink of insolvency.
WHEN YOU’RE A BILLIONAIRE, YOUR HOBBIES CAN SLASH YOUR TAX BILLBY PAUL KIEL, JESSE EISINGER AND JEFF ERNSTHAUSENDECEMBER 8, 2021PROPUBLICA
Johnston and Parfet pledged to raise enough money to keep the foundation going “in perpetuity,” but if those funds don’t materialize, the city risks insolvency.
TWO RICH MEN DECIDED TO FUND A FAILING CITY. SOME PEOPLE SAY THEY MADE IT WORSEALANA SEMUELS/KALAMAZOO, MICHIGANNOVEMBER 4, 2021TIME
The trustees’ annual reports have repeatedly warned about the encroaching insolvency of Medicare.
PANDEMIC WILL PUSH U.S. MORTALITY UP THROUGH 2023, NEW GOVERNMENT REPORT PREDICTSAARON GREGG, LENNY BERNSTEINAUGUST 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Simmonds said conversations about how to avert insolvency need to begin now, and that Lemon Grove should start by assessing the feasibility of offloading fire protection to the county.
LEMON GROVE ONCE AGAIN FACING BITTER CHOICES OVER ITS FUTUREBELLA ROSSJANUARY 8, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
They can never be taken from the capital, for this would impair it and, if continued, result in the insolvency of the corporation.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
Four months previous to the opening of this story he died in a state little better than insolvency.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
The court of insolvency made that which was foreign, colonial property.
THE HISTORY OF TASMANIA , VOLUME II (OF 2)JOHN WEST
Sceptics, materialists, loaded with debt, they raised poverty to a system and laughed at their voluntary insolvency.
VIE DE BOHMEORLO WILLIAMS
In it the criminal courts are held; there too are the offices of the court of probate and insolvency.
OCEAN TO OCEAN ON HORSEBACKWILLARD GLAZIER
Not open insolvency and bankrupt disgrace; no, ruin, and an Austrian jail, is the one outlook.
HISTORY OF FRIEDRICH II. OF PRUSSIA, VOL. XII. (OF XXI.)THOMAS CARLYLE
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WORDS RELATED TO INSOLVENCY

  • Chapter Eleven
  • Chapter XI
  • bankruptcy
  • default
  • failure
  • insolvency
  • receivership
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