obligation

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legal document evidencing the discharge of a debt or obligation acquittance , release
payment of an obligation in a series of installments or transfers amortisation , amortization
failure to perform some promised act or obligation breach
security for loan or other obligation collateral
unsecured and unregistered short-term obligation issued by an institutional borrower to investors who have temporarily idle cash commercial paper
engagement by contract involving financial obligation commitment
person to whom money is owed by a debtor; someone to whom an obligation exists creditor
father who defaults on his obligation to provide financial support for his offspring deadbeat dad
someone who fails to meet a financial obligation deadbeat , defaulter
person who owes a creditor; someone who has the obligation of paying a debt debitor , debtor
obligation to pay or do something debt
written instrument legally conveying property to a trustee often used to secure an obligation such as a mortgage or promissory note deed of trust , trust deed
failure to keep obligation default
neglect to fulfill obligation default , dereliction , laches , nonfeasance
act of failing to meet a financial obligation default , nonpayment , nonremittal
modal logic of obligation and permissibility deontic logic
moral obligation, study of deontology
ethics and moral obligation, science of deontology
payment given as a guarantee that an obligation will be met deposit
exemption from some rule or obligation dispensation
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