Sentence Examples with the word in arrears

This caused great discontent, which was increased by the fact that their pay was six months in arrears and their clothing long overdue.

When his daughters were born he had assigned to each of them, for her dowry, an estate with three hundred serfs; but one of these estates had already been sold, and the other was mortgaged and the interest so much in arrears that it would have to be sold, so that it was impossible to give it to Vera.