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delinquent

see definition of delinquent
  • adjirresponsible, defaulting
  • nouncriminal, often young
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Synonyms for delinquent

adj irresponsible, defaulting
  • offending
  • overdue
  • tardy
  • unpaid
  • behind
  • criminal
  • derelict
  • slack
  • blamable
  • blameworthy
  • careless
  • censurable
  • culpable
  • defaultant
  • disregardful
  • faulty
  • guilty
  • lax
  • neglectful
  • negligent
  • procrastinating
  • red-handed
  • remiss
  • reprehensible
  • shabby

Antonyms for delinquent

  • early
  • paid
  • behaving
  • careful
  • responsible
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More words related to delinquent

bad

adjective. immoral
  • base
  • corrupt
  • criminal
  • delinquent
  • evil
  • iniquitous
  • mean
  • reprobate
  • sinful
  • vicious
  • vile
  • villainous
  • wicked
  • wrong
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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