nonpayment etymology

English word nonpayment comes from English payment, English non-

Detailed word origin of nonpayment

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
payment English (eng) (countable) A sum of money paid in exchange for goods or services.. (uncountable) The act of paying.
non- English (eng) Used in the sense of not, to negate the meaning of the word to which it is prefixed.
nonpayment English (eng) The failure to make a payment.

Words with the same origin as nonpayment

Descendants of non-
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