delinquency definition

  • noun:
    • Juvenile delinquency.
    • Failure to accomplish what legislation or duty needs.
    • An offense or a misdemeanor; a misdeed.
    • A debt or any other financial responsibility which repayment is overdue.
    • misconduct
    • a criminal offense
    • a debt that is delinquent for payment
    • Failure or omission of duty; a fault; a misdeed; an offense; a misdemeanor; a crime.
    • Failure or omission of responsibility or obligation; a dereliction; a fault; a shortcoming; an offense.
    • Synonyms Wrong, Sin, etc. See crime.
    • a tendency to be negligent and uncaring
    • nonpayment of a debt whenever due
    • an antisocial misdeed in infraction of legislation by a minor
    • Juvenile delinquency.
    • Failure to complete what legislation or responsibility requires.
    • An offense or a misdemeanor; a misdeed.
    • A debt or any other economic obligation which repayment is delinquent.
    • misconduct
    • a criminal offense
    • a debt that is delinquent for repayment
    • Failure or omission of responsibility; a fault; a misdeed; an offense; a misdemeanor; a crime.
    • Failure or omission of duty or responsibility; a dereliction; a fault; a shortcoming; an offense.
    • Synonyms Wrong, Sin, etc. See crime.
    • a tendency to be negligent and uncaring
    • nonpayment of a debt when because of
    • an antisocial misdeed in infraction for the law by a small
  • adjective:
    • Of or relating to juvenile delinquency: delinquency issues.
    • Of or associated with juvenile delinquency: delinquency problems.

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