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bankrupt
used in Picture of Dorian Gray - 13 chapter version

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company went bankrupt
Definition
legally declared to be unable to pay money that is owed

or (informally):  the state of having little or no money
  • He told me once, with an air of pride, that his three bankruptcies were entirely due to the poet, whom he insisted on calling 'The Bard.'
    Chapter 3 (56% in)

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  • At least he declared he did, and insisted on shaking him by the hand, and assured him that he was proud to meet a man who had discovered a real genius and gone bankrupt over Shakespeare.
    Chapter 5 (3% in)

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