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Synonyms for arrears

Synonyms for arrears

something, such as money, owed by one person to another

a condition of owing something to another

Words related to arrears

the state of being behind in payments

an unpaid overdue debt

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He did not obtain his pension or his traveling expenses; he did not even receive his arrears of pay.
But he could not let off peasants who did not pay their rent, nor let them fall into arrears.
He would have come into his partnership derived from his father, and into its arrears to his credit (if any), on attaining his majority, just as now.
That from the son set forth that Mr Clennam would, he knew, be gratified to hear that he had at length obtained permanent employment of a highly satisfactory nature, accompanied with every prospect of complete success in life; but that the temporary inability of his employer to pay him his arrears of salary to that date (in which condition said employer had appealed to that generous forbearance in which he trusted he should never be wanting towards a fellow-creature), combined with the fraudulent conduct of a false friend and the present high price of provisions, had reduced him to the verge of ruin, unless he could by a quarter before six that evening raise the sum of eight pounds.
Gamfield, chimney-sweep, went his way down the High Street, deeply cogitating in his mind his ways and means of paying certain arrears of rent, for which his landlord had become rather pressing.
Ai o negro entrou num quarto da casa- grande, la nos fundos, amarrou o reio de arrear bezerra na ripa e se enforcou.
In addition to your current contributions to a pension fund, a maximum of R1 800 may be claimed as a deduction for arrear contributions.
We note that more than 80% of the surplus was on account of non-depreciated loans with a technical arrear of less than 30 days.
5%, payable quarterly in arrear, and will be convertible at a price equal to a premium of 25-30% over the volume weighted average price of the company's shares on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm exchange between launch and pricing.
The investors seeking to acquire Domba Mas will need to secure the approval of its creditors also including Credit Suisse to which it has a debt arrear US$220 million.
Lack of or unsuitable accommodation (the application process itself, a shortage of accessible accommodation, and rent arrear all feature here).
Standing firm on his rights as patentee, Harris says in his 'General Observations' first that the actors have no 'claim' to benefits except as individually negotiated with the proprietors, and secondly that the 'other plea for the Benefits on the ground of compensation for Salaries in arrear, has no weight in this Argument, and at this period, as the Performers are punctually paid.
The offer includes (without limitation) the following terms: - The convertible securities will be issued at par and will be entitled to a coupon of 20 per cent, payable annually in arrear.
The notes will bear interest at a rate of six per cent per annum payable semi-annually in arrear from (and including) the issue date for a period of five years, and thereafter at a floating rate, reset and payable semi-annually in arrear, reflecting the initial margin.
The notes will bear interest at a fixed rate of 6 percent per annum payable semi-annually in arrears from (and including) the issue date for a period of five years, and thereafter at a floating rate, reset and payable semi-annually in arrear, reflecting the initial margin above the then prevailing six-month Emirates Interbank Offered Rate (EIBOR).