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Definition of bankrupt:

  1. A person who, in accordance with the terms of a law relating to bankruptcy, has been judicially declared to be unable to meet his liabilities.
  2. A trader who becomes unable to pay his debts; an insolvent trader; popularly, any person who is unable to pay his debts; an insolvent person.
  3. A trader who secretes himself, or does certain other acts tending to defraud his creditors.
  4. Being a bankrupt or in a condition of bankruptcy; unable to pay, or legally discharged from paying, one's debts; as, a bankrupt merchant.
  5. Depleted of money; not having the means of meeting pecuniary liabilities; as, a bankrupt treasury.
  6. Destitute of, or wholly wanting ( something once possessed, or something one should possess).
  7. Relating to bankrupts and bankruptcy.
  8. To make bankrupt; to bring financial ruin upon; to impoverish.

Synonyms:

discover, let on, develop, die, break in, disclose, split, pause, check, transgress, break away, dampen, infract, deflower, divulge, bring out, rive, stop, let out, shatter, finish, destroy, discontinue, undo, impoverish, crack, reveal, get around, shiver, dash, intermit, bust, cave in, break, part, split up, collapse, come apart, smash up, fail, crush, money, spoil, breach, total, help, recrudesce, fall in, boom, wreck, interrupt, erupt, rend, go bad, better, demolish, relegate, pauperize, conk out, give way, wash up, unwrap, expose, get out, cashier, offend, burst, damp, insolvent, sever, separate, break up, give out, bang up, bump, nail, kick downstairs, break out, soften, blast, go against, demote, founder, rupture, violate, wear, sunder, break down, snap off, go, fall apart, smash, wrack, break off, fracture, ruin, give, sink, weaken, give away, wear out, break dance, torpedo, clean out, cross up.

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