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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The deliberate act of failing to render money for a service; Loss resulting from failure of reimbursing a debt; Act of failing to meet a financial obligation.

Usage examples (29)
  • He was indicted for nonpayment
  • For example, a study this year by VantageScore found that the probability of serious delinquency - defined as nonpayment for 90 days or more - had increased 417% among
  • The unit was being cleaned out for nonpayment of rent.
  • The NASD started an action against him for nonpayment. for more
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