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in·sol·vent

 (ĭn-sŏl′vənt)
adj.
1.
a. Unable to meet debts or discharge liabilities; bankrupt.
b. Insufficient to meet all debts, as an estate or fund.
2. Of or relating to bankrupt persons or entities.
n.
A bankrupt.

insolvent

(ɪnˈsɒlvənt)
adj
1. (Law) (of a person, company, etc) having insufficient assets to meet debts and liabilities; bankrupt
2. (Law) of or relating to bankrupts or bankruptcy
n
(Law) a person who is insolvent; bankrupt
inˈsolvency n

in•sol•vent

(ɪnˈsɒl vənt)

adj.
1. not solvent; unable to satisfy creditors or discharge liabilities.
2. pertaining to bankrupt persons or bankruptcy.
n.
3. a person who is insolvent.
[1585–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.insolvent - someone who has insufficient assets to cover their debtsinsolvent - someone who has insufficient assets to cover their debts
nonstarter, unsuccessful person, loser, failure - a person with a record of failing; someone who loses consistently
Adj.1.insolvent - unable to meet or discharge financial obligations; "an insolvent person"; "an insolvent estate"
solvent - capable of meeting financial obligations

insolvent

adjective bankrupt, ruined, on the rocks (informal), broke (informal), failed, gone bust (informal), in receivership, gone to the wall, in the hands of the receivers, in queer street (informal) Two years later, the bank was declared insolvent.
Translations

insolvent

[ɪnˈsɒlvənt] ADJinsolvente
the company was declared insolventla empresa fue declarada insolvente

insolvent

[ɪnˈsɒlvənt] adj (= bankrupt) → insolvable

insolvent

insolvent

[ɪnˈsɒlvnt] adjinsolvente
References in classic literature ?
The brothers William and Frederick Dorrit, walking up and down the College-yard--of course on the aristocratic or Pump side, for the Father made it a point of his state to be chary of going among his children on the Poor side, except on Sunday mornings, Christmas Days, and other occasions of ceremony, in the observance whereof he was very punctual, and at which times he laid his hand upon the heads of their infants, and blessed those young insolvents with a benignity that was highly edifying--the brothers, walking up and down the College-yard together, were a memorable sight.
The inequity of affording solvent parties disclaimer rights while denying those rights to insolvents may deliver constitutionally framed arguments for tomorrow.
Willey, who was admittedly insolvent at the time of her disclaimer, probably would not prevail in Florida, because Florida, unlike Virginia in 1997, has an insolvency exception in its disclaimer statute.