Delinquency synonyms and antonyms

dĭ-lĭng'kwən-sē, -lĭn'-

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The act or an instance of neglecting something:
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Willful neglect, as of duty or principle.
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A misdeed.
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The act or an instance of violating or the condition of being violated:
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In criminal sentencing law, the conduct by a prisoner that may justify a reduction in his or her sentence.
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(Law) The lack of liability associated with the failure to act.
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Something that can or should be done (usually in the phrase dos and don'ts).
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A mistake; an error:
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(Uncountable) The practice or habit of committing crimes.
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(Countable) An instance of doing wrong.
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The condition or fact of being insufficient or falling short:
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That which was done that should not have been, ranging from any sin or moral offense to various degrees of crime.
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The state of being dutiful
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a tendency to be negligent and uncaring
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Failure to pay money due
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An omitting or being omitted; specif., failure to do as one should
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(Law) Participation in illegal behaviour by minors.
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Find another word for delinquency. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for delinquency, like: neglect, dereliction, misdemeanor, violation, good behavior, nonfeasance, do, fault, delinquent, victimization and crime.