Example sentences for: debtor

How can you use “debtor” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • A few years later Rogers quit the islands only to return for a second time in 1729 after a period of bankruptcy and debtor’s prison in England.

  • They're indignant that we allowed Russia, our old nemesis and new deadbeat debtor, to water down our terms for ending the war and sneak its troops into Kosovo ahead of us.

  • The U.S. (among other debtor nations) still owes the IMF $18 billion.

  • It includes, returns, allowances, and price redeterminations but not credit losses (due to the inability of the debtor to pay the established or negotiated price).

  • The description of work inside a frozen foods warehouse, where wheezing lugs destroy their health hefting 80 pound ice bricks of fish sticks, is worthy of Upton Sinclair's The Jungle . The recounting of a brutal "workout" session, in which bankers try to break a defaulting debtor down psychologically, is brilliantly drawn, as are the scenes set in a dehumanized Oakland prison.

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