verb (used with object)
Origin of bankrupt
Related formspseu·do·bank·rupt, adjectivequa·si-bank·rupt, adjective
Examples from the Web for bankrupted
Strangely, none of these failed predictions have bankrupted the prophetic project.Sorry, Evangelicals, Syria Will Not Spur the Second Coming|Candida Moss|September 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
One can easily imagine the Democratic ads: “Even Newt Gingrich said Romney robbed companies and bankrupted them.”Will New Hampshire’s Primary Matter in the 2012 GOP Nomination Battle?|Howard Kurtz|January 10, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It bankrupted him, compelling the marbles' sale to the museum.
Eleven well-known speculators killed themselves, and many more were bankrupted.
Others complain that railroads are bankrupted in the interest of designing bondholders.The Railroad Question|William Larrabee
The German Empire has bankrupted herself in men, necessaries of life, and money.Drake, Nelson and Napoleon|Walter Runciman
Let me not have bankrupted myself for a trust thou wilt not give!The City of Delight|Elizabeth Miller
But now I am at home and everything is changed, worse than when Larry was bankrupted.The Lightning Conductor Discovers America|C. N. (Charles Norris) Williamson and A. M. (Alice Muriel) Williamson
Any other industry than that of agriculture would have been bankrupted.History of Farming in Ontario|C. C. James