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English noun: nonpayment

1. nonpayment (possession) act of failing to meet a financial obligation


Synonymsdefault, nonremittal


Broader (hypernym)failure

2. nonpayment (possession) loss resulting from failure of a debt to be paid


Synonymsdefault, nonremittal


Broader (hypernym)financial loss


Narrower (hyponym)delinquency


Antonymspayment

3. nonpayment (act) the deliberate act of failing to pay money


SamplesHis evasion of all his creditors.
He was indicted for nonpayment.


Synonymsevasion


Broader (hypernym)commerce, commercialism, mercantilism


Narrower (hyponym)tax evasion


Antonymsdefrayal, defrayment, payment









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