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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 Head Rifler of an insolvent bank, learning that it was about to be visited by the official Noser into Things, placed his own personal note for a large amount among its resources, and, gaily touching his guitar, awaited the inspection.
By this ingenious device, the insolvent not only preserved his character, by no means an unusual circumstance in New York, however, but he preserved about half of his bona fide estate also; his creditors, as was customary, doing the PAYING.
My father died insolvent and the homestead was sacrificed to pay his debts.
It was quite as good as an Insolvent Act, and infinitely more genteel.