Meaning of dischargeable in English:


Pronunciation /dɪsˈtʃɑːdʒəb(ə)l/


See discharge

‘I know, I know - student loans aren't dischargeable in bankruptcy.’
  • ‘For one thing, those loans aren't dischargeable in bankruptcy, meaning you'll have to pay them eventually - if nothing else, they'll garnish your social security benefits.’
  • ‘By contrast, some unsecured debts are not dischargeable in bankruptcy, and secured debts, such as home and auto loans are minimally affected.’
  • ‘The liens will be just as dischargeable as the unsecured debts.’
  • ‘Income tax claims generally are dischargeable if the return was timely filed and the due date was more than three years before the petition date.’