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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
arrears
  • danh từ
    • tiền nợ lẽ ra phải trả trước đó; nợ còn khất lại
    • arrears of salary
    • tiền lương còn khất lại, còn thiếu lại (chưa trả)
      • rent arrears: tiền thuê nhà còn khất lại
    • việc chưa làm xong
      • arrears of correspondence: thư từ tồn đọng (chưa giải quyết hoặc phúc đáp)
      • to be in arrears with something; to fall into arrears with something: chậm trả tiền nợ; chậm làm một việc gì
      • I've fallen into arrears with my rent: tôi đã chậm trả tiền thuê nhà
      • I'm in arrears with the housework: tôi còn công việc nội trợ chưa làm
      • payment is made in arrears: tiền sẽ thanh toán sau (nghĩa là khi làm xong việc)
Concise Dictionary
noun
+the state of being behind in payments
+an unpaid overdue debt

Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
[pl.] money that sb owes that they have not paid at the right time: rent / mortgage / tax arrears
Idioms: be in arrears
get / fall into arrears to be late in paying money that you owe: We're two months in arrears with the rent.
in arrears if money or a person is paid in arrears for work, the money is paid after the work has been done
Collocation Dictionary
noun

ADJ.

debt, mortgage, rent, tax

VERB + ARREARS

fall into, get into, owe
They fell into arrears with their rent. The government has agreed to pay all arrears owed to members of the armed forces.
| accumulate
The country had accumulated arrears of $80 million on loans of $400 million.
| pay (off)
struggling to pay off her mortgage arrears
| recover
The local authority must try to recover arrears of rent.

ARREARS + VERB

amount to sth, total sth
By this time the arrears amounted to £12,000.

PREP.

in ~
She was six months in arrears with the mortgage. You will be paid monthly in arrears.
| ~ on
There have been sharp increases in arrears on interest payments.



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