The rest of us were spiraling toward bankruptcy when Howie turned to Martha.
Thus a nation which has to choose between bankruptcy and the repudiation of its debts is on the horns of a dilemma.
Bankruptcy is an issue for many people trying to face debts from years' past.
Scepticism, it must be confessed, was at the least well equipped to expose the bankruptcy of the post-Aristotelian dogmatism.
In art and learning, morals and government, the old walls came crashing down; in the general bankruptcy of authority men were forced to depend on themselves.
The moral bankruptcy of Emma's friend group caused her to turn away from them when she went to college.
I am desperately trying to avoid bankruptcy by only buying necessities.
I am thankful for the Smith family because they helped us out when we were close to filing bankruptcy.
The condition of the currency of Japan was at that time deplorable, and national bankruptcy threatened.
The investment proved most remunerative, and helped very materially to save the country from bankruptcy and internationalism.
Where a debtor has committed any act of bankruptcy a creditor or creditors whose aggregate claims are not less than £50 may proceed against him in bankruptcy.
A strong man, Captain Grey, was at last sent over from Australia to restore peace and rescue the unhappy colony from bankruptcy and despair.
In ancient Greece we find similar examples of the evil effects of usury, and a law of bankruptcy resting on slavery.
How many times have they faced bankruptcy?
This was followed by the loss of these resources, bankruptcy, and eventually the surrender of her principal assets to her foreign creditors.
He remained in Egypt four years, his period of office coinciding with the first great reforms, after the danger of bankruptcy had been avoided.
The system led inevitably to bankruptcy and ruin; the war of 1859, by bringing it to an end, saved the monarchy.