in arrears

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: arrears - in debtin arrears - in debt; "he fell behind with his mortgage payments"; "a month behind in the rent"; "a company that has been run behindhand for years"; "in arrears with their utility bills"
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(əˈriəz) noun plural
money which should have been paid because it is owed but which has not been paid. rent arrears.
in arrears
not up to date (eg in payments). He is in arrears with his rent.
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References in classic literature ?
When his daughters were born he had assigned to each of them, for her dowry, an estate with three hundred serfs; but one of these estates had already been sold, and the other was mortgaged and the interest so much in arrears that it would have to be sold, so that it was impossible to give it to Vera.
de Treville, who made some advances on their pay; but these advances could not go far with three Musketeers who were already much in arrears and a Guardsman who as yet had no pay at all.
The PTET has been maintaining that it is unable to disburse Rs40 billion in arrears to the 40,000 PTCL pensioners unless it is provided additional funds.
Chemelil and Muhoroni owe farmers about Sh38 million and Sh61million in arrears respectively, Ogendo said.
It's also really important that borrowers who are in arrears, or who think they are going to be unable to keep up with mortgage payments, contact their lenders as soon as possible.
A council report says the Government's new benefit system is having a "significant impact" with more tenants on Universal Credit in arrears and owing much more money than for those on Housing Benefit.
There are currently 1,332 people in council homes who are receiving Universal Credit and 1,094 of them, 82%, are in arrears - compared with just 22% of tenants who are still on the old housing benefit payments.
SOUTH Tyneside Council's housing provider is owed nearly PS1m in arrears from tenants claiming universal credit.
The department's figures showed a huge number of tenants were in arrears.
In 2016 over a quarter of Cypriots, 26.6 per cent, were in arrears with their mortgage, rent or other obligations, such as utility bills or hire purchase payments, compared with 10.4 per cent across the EU on average, Eurostat revealed on Tuesday.
The increase in arrears from a year earlier was mostly in the 60+ days bucket, which rose to 0.69% from 0.59% in 3Q16, due to the inclusion of hardship loans in the reported numbers.
Newcastle was the first city to have Universal Credit rolled out in full, and the body which manages the city's council houses said in September Universal Credit claimants were more than PS1m in arrears on their rent.