Predicate: bankrupt

Roleset id: bankrupt.01 , to cause to become bankrupt (financially or otherwise), Source: , vncls: , framnet:

bankrupt.01: BANKRUPT-V NOTES: Frames file for 'bankrupt' based on survey of sentences in the WSJ corpus. (from bankrupt.01-v predicate notes) BANKRUPTCY-N NOTES: Roleset based on verb entry bankrupt.01, OntoNotes grouping bankruptcy-n sense 2; no mapping to VN. Framed by Claire. (from bankruptcy.01-n) BANKRUPT-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from bankrupt.01-j)


bankrupt (j.)
bankrupt (v.)
bankruptcy (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: causer
        Arg1-PPT: person bankrupt

Example: transitive

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        Though [*-1] obscure to most investors , the question of whether [*]to list options on more than one exchange has aroused much interest in Congress , mainly because regional exchanges fear [0] the change could bankrupt them .

        Arg0: the change
        ArgM-MOD: could
        Rel: bankrupt
        Arg1: them

Example: Arg 1 only

        Fraudulent loans led to the bankruptcy of many fine, upstanding corporations.

        Rel: bankruptcy
        Arg1: of many fine, upstanding corporations

Example: NP only, Arg1

        the bankruptcy of factories

        Rel: bankruptcy
        Arg1: of factories

Example: Args 0 & 1

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        This article has more depth than other material about Nolan Bushnell, as it talks more about the person and his strengths and weaknesses than just his statistics; referring to his bankruptcy of his other major project, Chuck E. Cheese.

        Arg0: his
        Rel: bankruptcy
        Arg1: of his other major project, Chuck E. Cheese.