Definition of non-payment in English:


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[mass noun]
  • Failure to pay an amount of money that is owed: homes repossessed for non-payment of mortgages
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    • It makes great sense for the provider as they are covered in the event of non-payment.
    • A couple of years ago an acquaintance of mine ended up in court for non-payment of Council Tax.
    • At present, non-payment of a fine leads to courts serving warrants on defaulters.

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