Definition of outstanding in English:


Syllabification: out·stand·ing
Pronunciation: /ˌoutˈstandiNG, ˈout-


  • 2Remaining to be paid, done, or dealt with: there was a small charge outstanding how much work is still outstanding?
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    • It had no bank debt outstanding when the deal was signed late last week.
    • In most cases a judge will attempt to help both the borrower and the lender reach an agreement about how the outstanding debt can best be discharged.
    • The only circumstances in which they could call in all outstanding debts would be in the event of their own disbandment.
    to be done, undone, unattended to, unfinished, incomplete, remaining, pending, ongoingunpaid, unsettled, owing, past due, owed, to be paid, payable, due, overdue, undischarged, delinquent

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