Share this entry

non-payer Line breaks: non-payer

Definition of non-payer in English:


A person who avoids paying money that they owe: non-payers will be pursued through the county court
More example sentences
  • The council informed nonpayers that, if they had not paid within 14 days or contacted the council to make an arrangement, their rubbish would no longer be collected.
  • It really is remarkable that the richest country in the world topped the congestion charge nonpayers league over the last six months.
  • Operation Payback is a concerted drive to recover millions of pounds in unpaid fines owed by nonpayers in England and Wales.

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources