nonpayment

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n nonpayment the deliberate act of failing to pay money "his evasion of all his creditors","he was indicted for nonpayment"
    • n nonpayment loss resulting from failure of a debt to be paid
    • n nonpayment act of failing to meet a financial obligation
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Nonpayment Neglect or failure to pay.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n nonpayment Neglect or failure of payment.
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Usage

In literature:

Antonyms: nonpayment, protest, repudiation, default, defalcation, appropriation.
"Putnam's Word Book" by Louis A. Flemming
I know that, but Moses has three acceptances of his protested for nonpayment.
"The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly" by Charles James Lever
On the nonpayment of our debts to foreign nations he was particularly strong.
"The Life of John Marshall (Volume 1 of 4)" by Albert J. Beveridge
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In news:

I-Team: NO Mayor, Head of NOPD PIB ineligible to practice law due to nonpayment.
The following are consequences of nonpayment of DC Bar dues.
Nonpayment policy not impacting infection rates: study.
Just because someone doesn't pay child support for more than one son or daughter doesn't mean the person can be charged more than once for that criminal nonpayment if there's only one support order issued.
Seating company sues New Jersey Devils' development offshoot for nonpayment.
Casino workers protesting nonpayment of BP claims.
BILOXI — About 30 employees of seven Coast casinos were lining up Monday morning at Porter Avenue and US 90 with protest signs over nonpayment of their BP catastrophe claims.
I-Team: NO Mayor, Head of NOPD PIB ineligible to practice law due to nonpayment .
Nonpayment policy not impacting infection rates: study.
Seating company sues New Jersey Devils' development offshoot for nonpayment .
Forty years after the singer saluted a nonpaying audience on his live 'Hot August Night' concert album, they gather above the Greek Theatre to hear — and maybe see — him once again.
If ever there was a best-case scenario for having the Internal Revenue Service take away your car for nonpayment of taxes, Houston attorney James Farmer probably experienced it April 22.
When it was seized for nonpayment of taxes, the community responded.
In a case that highlights the debate over pension costs, Compton has sent CalPERS about $2.07 million after getting sued for nonpayment.
Hale said both families were being evicted for nonpayment of rent.
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