creditor

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  • Info A creditor is a party (e.g. person, organization, company, or government) that has a claim on the services of a second party. more...
  • With others he now raised money to send him out of reach of his creditors.
  • How far shall we still be a creditor country after the War? Cited from Rebuilding Britain, by Alfred Hopkinson
  • When a father or mother became poor, their creditor could take their children for servants. Cited from The Sable Cloud, by Nehemiah Adams
  • All that she had became my uncle's, and he was now my creditor. Cited from Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 335, September 1843, Vol. 54
  • My own uncle had many times as much as the creditor claimed. Cited from The Promised Land, by Mary Antin
  • He intended to write the book to pay off his creditors.
  • Among these was the Spanish model of keeping certain personal property safe from creditors.
  • If you pay it at once, you will just have so much less interest to hand over to your creditor. Cited from Chambers' Edinburgh Journal, Vol. 17 New Series, No. 421, Jan. 24 1852
  • Who the creditors were or to whom the mine was sold is unknown.
  • Its goal is to reach an agreement with the creditors of the company.
  • The return to creditors is often higher than they would receive in bankruptcy.
  • Then he dismissed these thoughts as he might have the letter of a determined creditor. Cited from Mike Fletcher, by George Moore (George Augustus Moore)
  • Support for the act mostly came from banks, credit card companies, and other creditors.
  • This was engaged, and nothing else could be engaged, to the public creditor. Cited from Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. III. (of 12), by Burke
  • For how can you help that the helper must turn out a creditor? Cited from The Confidence-Man, by Herman Melville
  • This support can be particularly valuable, especially in cases where creditors become aggressive.
  • Almost half of them had signed their wages over to white creditors before being deployed.
  • The financial health management company would then negotiate a settlement deal with the creditor.
  • The following day the team applied for an Administration Order to protect itself from creditors.
  • The creditor could only hold a wife or child three years as mancipium.
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Meaning of creditor

  • noun A person to whom money is owed by a debtor; someone to whom an obligation exists