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uncollectible

or un·col·lect·a·ble

[ uhn-kuh-lek-tuh-buhl ]
/ ˌʌn kəˈlɛk tə bəl /
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adjective
that cannot be collected: an uncollectible debt.
noun
something, as a financial obligation, that cannot be collected: an increase in the company's uncollectibles.
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Origin of uncollectible

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How to use uncollectible in a sentence

  • Virginia and New Jersey declared liquor debts uncollectible by law.

    Americana Ebrietatis|Hewson L. Peeke
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