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Definition of 'delinquency'

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  1. nonpayment of a debt when due
  2. a tendency to be negligent and uncaring; "he inherited his delinquency from his father"; "his derelictions were not really intended as crimes"; "his adolescent protest consisted of willful neglect of all his responsibilities"
       Synonyms: dereliction willful neglect
  3. an antisocial misdeed in violation of the law by a minor
       Synonyms: juvenile delinquency

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