Definitions of "delinquent"
  1. An individual who fails to abide by legal or societal norms
  2. The act of neglecting obligations or breaking rules or laws
  3. Used to describe behavior associated with juvenile misbehavior or crime
  4. Referring to a debt or other payment that has not been made by the due date
How to use "delinquent" in a sentence
  1. Their rent was declared delinquent after they failed to pay it for three months.
  2. The judge found him to be delinquent in fulfilling his community service requirement.
  3. According to school records, the student had a history of delinquent behavior.

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