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Synonyms and Antonyms of arrears

  1. something (as money) which is owed since it lost the discrimination lawsuit, the employer will have to pay the worker all arrears in salary Synonyms arrearage, debt, indebtedness, liability (usually liabilities), obligation, scoreRelated Words bond, debit, delinquency; bankruptcy, default, embarrassment, insolvencyNear Antonyms quietus, quittance, repayment; asset

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