Part of speech:
One that fails:
Delinquency is defined as failing to follow the law, or an overdue debt.
A falling away from one's belief or faith
A debtor’s release from a debt upon payment in full or upon adjudication of bankruptcy; the release of an inmate from prison; the termination of an employee; the act of releasing jurors from any further obligation, upon the giving of a verdict or the settlement or dismissal of the trial in which they serve.
(Educ.) To get a grade of failure; not pass
To fail or neglect (to do something):
The thing that is lacking or needed
A neglect of, or failure in, duty; a being remiss
Something left out or left undone.
Lack or absence of action.
Habitual lack of care:
(Law) Failure to use a reasonable amount of care when such failure results in injury or damage to another
A deficiency; a flaw.
The definition of a want is something desired or wished for.
Inability of a bodily part or organ to function normally:
An unpaid, overdue debt or an unfulfilled obligation.
The state of being behind in the fulfillment of obligations or of being overdue in payment.
An amount paid:
To cause to have a small mark or marks that diminish attractiveness:
To fail to keep an obligation.
To procure by petty fraud and trickery; to obtain by mean solicitation.
To treat with disrespect or indifference; be discourteous toward
To fail to fulfill an obligation.
One that is successful:
A giving of something in order to release oneself from, or to satisfy, some outstanding obligation, be it legal or moral. Satisfaction requires the giving of one thing for another and should be distinguished from performance, which requires only the promising to give something. Also, payment in full, done to fulfill a contractual obligation or debt.
The quality or state of being perfect or complete, so that nothing requisite is wanting; entire development; consummate culture, skill, or moral excellence; the highest attainable state or degree of excellence; maturity; as, perfection in an art, in a science, or in a system; perfection in form or degree; fruits in perfection.
(Intransitive) To discharge, as a debt or other obligation, by giving or doing what is due or required.
(Slang) Fecal matter; excrement.
an option that is selected automatically unless an alternative is specified
loss resulting from failure of a debt to be paid
fail to pay up
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