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Synonyms for bankruptcy
ˈbæŋk rʌpt si, -rəp sibank·rupt·cy

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  1. bankruptcynoun

    a state of complete lack of some abstract property

    "spiritual bankruptcy"; "moral bankruptcy"; "intellectual bankruptcy"

    Synonyms:
    failure

  2. bankruptcy, failurenoun

    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"

    Synonyms:
    loser, nonstarter, failure, unsuccessful person

  3. bankruptcynoun

    a legal process intended to insure equality among the creditors of a corporation declared to be insolvent

    Synonyms:
    failure

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. bankruptcynoun

    Synonyms:
    insolvency

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  1. bankruptcynoun

    Synonyms:
    insolvency

    Antonyms:
    solvency

PPDB, the paraphrase database3.0 / 1 vote

  1. List of paraphrases for "bankruptcy":

    bankruptcies, insolvency, bankrupt, collapse, failure, bust

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2278failure
#4333bankruptcy
#7052collapse
#10713bust
#15262loser
#16456bankruptcies
#21898bankrupt
#22818insolvency

How to use bankruptcy in a sentence?

  1. Mitch McConnell:

    I would certainly be in favor of allowing states to use the bankruptcy route.

  2. Erik Haas:

    However, as the bankruptcy court recognized, resolving these cases in the tort system would take decades and impose significant costs on LTL and the system.

  3. Reshmi Basu:

    JCPenney was in negotiations with lenders even before Covid. We didn't know if the company was going to run out of cash, there was a time during the bankruptcy process it appeared it was barreling towards liquidation. Now there is a plan in place.

  4. Jared Woodfill:

    All of my clients continue to be committed to fighting this unjust policy, what is shocking is that many of my clients were on the front line treating COVID-positive patients at Texas Methodist Hospital during the height of the pandemic. As a result, many of them contracted COVID-19. As a thank you for their service and sacrifice, Methodist Hospital awards them a pink slip and sentences them to bankruptcy.

  5. Patrick Noaker:

    The process of bankruptcy is not going to make kids safer, i don't think it's any accident that they filed a week before this trial was going to start.


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