• Insolvent Definition & Synonyms
- (a.) Not sufficient to pay all the debts of the owner; as, an insolvent estate.
- (a.) Not solvent; not having sufficient estate to pay ones debts; unable to pay ones debts as they fall due, in the ordinary course of trade and business; as, in insolvent debtor.
- (a.) Relating to persons unable to pay their debts.
- (n.) One who is insolvent; as insolvent debtor; -- in England, before 1861, especially applied to persons not traders.