nonpayment

noun non·pay·ment \ ˌnän-ˈpā-mənt \
Updated on: 13 Dec 2017

Definition of nonpayment

: neglect or failure to pay
  • nonpayment of a debt
  • was evicted for nonpayment of rent

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First Known Use of nonpayment

15th century



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