Previous PageArrears : plural - noun : money which is owed but which has not been paid at the right time
• Arrears of interest• To allow the payments to fall into arrears• Salary with arrears effective from January 1st• In arrears = owing money which should have been paid earlier• The payments are six months in arrears.• He is six weeks in arrears with his rent.
• The consignment has still not arrived.• The shippment arrived without any documentation.• The plane arrives in Sydney at 04.00.• The train leaves Paris at 09.20 and arrives at Bordeaux two hours later.
• To arrive at a price• After some discussion we arrived at a compromise.
• We are waiting for the arrival of a consignment of spare parts.