Dereliction synonyms

dĕr'ə-lĭk'shən
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The act of relinquishing something.
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(Law) Willful abandonment of a spouse or child owed a duty of support.
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A negligent act or a failure to act.
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Abandonment
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The state of being abandoned or forsaken; loneliness:
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A means of evading; a subterfuge.
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A failure to perform a task, especially a task that one was legally bound to do.
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Lack of care.
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(Uncountable) The practice or habit of committing crimes.
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Failure to perform a task or fulfill an obligation, especially failure to meet a financial obligation:
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A fault: misdeed
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The condition or fact of not achieving the desired end or ends:
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The state or fact of being neglected:
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An omitting or being omitted; specif., failure to do as one should
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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 tendency to be negligent and uncaring
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