debtor

Best matches, sorted by the Matches.

1-11 of 11 possibilities

Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
debtor's accounts of money he owes; normally arise from the purchase of products or services accounts payable
(Roman law) a formal award by a magistrate of a thing or person to another person (as the award of a debtor to his creditor); a surrender to a master addiction
judgment entered after a written confession by the debtor without the expense of ordinary legal proceedings cognovit judgement , cognovit judgment , confession of judgement , confession of judgment
person to whom money is owed by a debtor; someone to whom an obligation exists creditor
writ ordering a levy on the belongings of a debtor to satisfy the debt fieri facias
debtor who flees to avoid paying fly-by-night
lien on all the property owned by a debtor and not just a specific property general lien
lien on a debtor's property that is granted to a creditor by court judgment; lien may be enforced by having the sheriff seize the property and hold a sheriff's sale judgment lien
debtor as security or payment, right to take property of lien
encumbered debtor lienee
practice of making a debtor work for his creditor until the debt is discharged peonage
Search another word or see debtor on Thesaurus | Reference
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature