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synonyms for insolvent

  • bankrupt
  • broke
  • failed
  • indebted
  • strapped
  • lost
  • broken
  • busted
  • in Chapter 11
  • in Chapter 13
  • in receivership
  • in the red
  • on the rocks
  • out of money
  • taken to the cleaners
  • unbalanced
  • undone
  • wiped-out

antonyms for insolvent

MOST RELEVANT
  • rich
  • solvent
  • wealthy
  • moneyed
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How to use insolvent in a sentence

Soon the nation would have no choice but to declare itself insolvent, instigating a battle with the dozens of banks and creditors that held its $8 billion in debt and triggering austerity measures that would spiral the island into further poverty.
BARBADOS RESISTS CLIMATE COLONIALISM IN AN EFFORT TO SURVIVE THE COSTS OF GLOBAL WARMINGBY ABRAHM LUSTGARTENJULY 27, 2022PROPUBLICA
Evan Chesler, one of Musk's attorneys, said at the hearing that the deal was not a bailout and that SolarCity is far from insolvent and that its finances are similar to those of many high-growth companies.
TESLA INVESTORS URGE JUDGE TO ORDER MUSK REPAY $13 BLN FOR SOLARCITY DEALNOREPLY@BLOGGER.COM (UNKNOWN)JANUARY 19, 2022TECHCRUNCH
The plan was declared insolvent and placed in receivership in 2017.
RICH INVESTORS STRIPPED MILLIONS FROM A HOSPITAL CHAIN AND WANT TO LEAVE IT BEHIND. A TINY STATE STANDS IN THEIR WAY.BY PETER ELKINDFEBRUARY 4, 2021PROPUBLICA
The money was instead deposited into accounts tied to the previous owners, leaving the new owners with few options as they tried to keep the facilities from becoming insolvent.
HOW THE CARES ACT FORGOT AMERICA’S MOST VULNERABLE HOSPITALSBY BRIANNA BAILEY, THE FRONTIERJANUARY 26, 2021PROPUBLICA
When it collapsed in June, pressure to overhaul the index mounted as existing rules didn’t allow for the benchmark’s first-ever insolvent member to be ejected right away.
REELING FROM THE WIRECARD SCANDAL, GERMANY’S DAX IS GETTING ITS LARGEST OVERHAUL EVERKDUNN6NOVEMBER 24, 2020FORTUNE
In 2017, the system was declared insolvent and placed in receivership.
INVESTORS EXTRACTED $400 MILLION FROM A HOSPITAL CHAIN THAT SOMETIMES COULDN’T PAY FOR MEDICAL SUPPLIES OR GAS FOR AMBULANCESBY PETER ELKIND WITH DORIS BURKESEPTEMBER 30, 2020PROPUBLICA
Now men laughed at him, pointed to him with their fingers, and made their children mock and hoot the penniless insolvent.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Unless the maker of a note is insolvent, a bank can never pay the unmatured note of a depositor.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
Sganerelle demands the payment of his wages from his henceforth insolvent master.
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
Old Strang died insolvent; he used to gamble, had ruined himself without saying a word.
THE NABOBALPHONSE DAUDET
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WORDS RELATED TO INSOLVENT

  • broke
  • depleted
  • destitute
  • exhausted
  • failed
  • impoverished
  • in Chapter 11
  • insolvent
  • lacking
  • lost
  • out of business
  • ruined
  • spent
  • tapped out
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.