Examples of foreclose in a Sentence
They've been unable to make their mortgage payments, and the bank has threatened to foreclose.
The bank has threatened to foreclose their mortgage.
Recent Examples of foreclose from the Web
JPMorgan Chase Bank foreclosed on the Kendall house in 2012.
That agreement was terminated after Clay Hill defaulted on its contract and the properties were foreclosed.
The city foreclosed on the building in 2016 after VE Carter failed to pay property taxes totaling $96,000.
Home Foreclosure The management company claims that Depp’s lawsuit was prompted by its decision to foreclose on his Los Angeles home.
Even Billionaires Get Foreclosed On For the second time in a month, a condo at a high-profile Manhattan apartment building is going into foreclosure.
A record 5,424 homes were foreclosed last year, up 130 percent from nearly a decade ago, when the government first began tracking those numbers.
His domineering mother sends him to Deadrock, Nev., to foreclose on the rundown Gaiety Theatre.
But even as those Republicans outside the working group of 13 voice their concerns, often in the local or regional newspapers and media focused on their constituents, none have foreclosed on the option of supporting the bill.
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FORECLOSE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of foreclose for English Language Learners
: to take back property because the money owed for the property has not been paid
Origin and Etymology of foreclose
Anglo-French forclos, past participle of foreclore to preclude, prevent, from fors outside + clore to close
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