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bankrupt

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈbæŋkrʌpt/ LAW, FINANCE
to cause someone to become bankrupt: They feared that the losses they had sustained in the hurricane would bankrupt them.
Translations of “bankrupt”
in Korean 파산시키다…
in Arabic يُفلِس…
in Portuguese fazer falir, quebrar, levar à bancarrota…
in Catalan arruïnar, fer fallir…
in Japanese ~を破産させる, 倒産させる…
in Italian far fallire, mandare in rovina…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使某人破產…
in Russian разорять…
in Turkish iflas etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使某人破产…
in Polish doprowadzać do bankructwa lub upadku…
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