Distressed Debt

Distressed Debt,

How Do You Define Distressed Debt?

  • Private equity investment strategy involves buying discounted securities from companies with serious financial difficulties. Troubled debt investors often convert their holdings into stocks and are actively involved in running stressful businesses.

Literal Meanings of Distressed Debt


Meanings of Distressed:
  1. Suffering from fear, sadness or pain.

Sentences of Distressed
  1. I am saddened to hear the news of his death

Synonyms of Distressed

anguished, shattered, crushed, suffering, heavy-hearted, devastated, inconsolable, grieving, despairing, broken-hearted, grief-stricken, desolate, grieved


Meanings of Debt:
  1. Some, usually money, loans or debts.

Sentences of Debt
  1. I paid my debt

Synonyms of Debt

financial obligation, tally, outstanding payment, amount due, money owing, bill, account