arrearage

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ar·rear·age

 (ə-rîr′ĭj)
n.
1. The state of being behind in the fulfillment of obligations or of being overdue in payment.
2. A payment owed.

arrearage

(əˈrɪərɪdʒ)
n
something outstanding or owed. another name for arrears1

ar•rear•age

(əˈrɪər ɪdʒ)

n.
1. the condition of being in arrears.
2. the amount overdue.
[1275–1325; Middle English < Old French]
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arrearage

noun
1. A condition of owing something to another:
2. Something, such as money, owed by one person to another:
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