delinquent[ dih-ling-kwuh nt ]SEE DEFINITION OF delinquent
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DELINQUENT
There was time for no more, and Saunders proceeded to summon the delinquent.
They were the wife, the mother, and the children of the delinquent.
Oswald now hopes that English justice will not be delinquent.
He may slowly and cautiously, and even tenderly approach a delinquent.
Gilian left the book where it lay to conceal from those behind that he had been the delinquent.
Her pale face revealed the consternation and the apprehension of the delinquent.
We all knew that Rapaud was the delinquent—he had bragged about it so—overnight in the dormitory.
A study of the delinquent wards of the Juvenile Court of Chicago.
We stated the case, and all turned out to help hunt for the delinquent.
So they eat supper and waited; but no appearance of the delinquent.
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