how to pronounce insolvent


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insolvent is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of insolvent in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… the club was effectively insolvent the …”

meanings of insolvent


  1. Unable to pay one's bills as they fall due.
  2. Owing more than one has in assets.
  3. Not sufficient to pay all the debts of the owner.


  1. One who is insolvent; an insolvent debtor.

insolvent frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word insolvent occurs in english on average 2.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics insolvent can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that insolvent can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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