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Synonyms for derelictˈdɛr ə lɪkt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. derelict(noun)

    a person without a home, job, or property

    Synonyms:
    abandoned ship

    Antonyms:
    new, undamaged, diligent, inhabited

  2. abandoned ship, derelict(adj)

    a ship abandoned on the high seas

    Synonyms:
    derelict, abandoned ship

    Antonyms:
    new, inhabited, undamaged, diligent

  3. creaky, decrepit, derelict, flea-bitten, run-down, woebegone(adj)

    worn and broken down by hard use

    Synonyms:
    weak, infirm, abandoned, bedraggled, weakly, debile, rickety, woebegone, tumble-down, tatterdemalion, neglectful, run-down, remiss, rheumatoid, screaky, creaky, ramshackle, deserted, rheumy, decrepit, arthritic, delinquent, broken-down, rheumatic, dilapidated, flea-bitten, feeble, woeful, derelict, sapless

    Antonyms:
    new, diligent, inhabited, undamaged

  4. abandoned, derelict, deserted(adj)

    forsaken by owner or inhabitants

    Synonyms:
    abandoned, bedraggled, woebegone, tumble-down, derelict, remiss, run-down, delinquent, flea-bitten, creaky, ramshackle, deserted, decrepit, broken-down, tatterdemalion, dilapidated, neglectful

    Antonyms:
    diligent, new, undamaged, inhabited

  5. derelict, delinquent, neglectful, remiss(adj)

    failing in what duty requires

    Synonyms:
    abandoned, overdue, bedraggled, woebegone, tumble-down, remiss, run-down, delinquent, flea-bitten, creaky, ramshackle, deserted, decrepit, inattentive, derelict, broken-down, tatterdemalion, dilapidated, neglectful

    Antonyms:
    new, inhabited, undamaged, diligent

  6. bedraggled, broken-down, derelict, dilapidated, ramshackle, tatterdemalion, tumble-down(adj)

    in deplorable condition

    Synonyms:
    tatterdemalion, abandoned, bedraggled, woebegone, tumble-down, remiss, run-down, delinquent, tattered, creaky, ramshackle, deserted, decrepit, derelict, broken-down, flea-bitten, draggled, dilapidated, neglectful

    Antonyms:
    undamaged, new, diligent, inhabited

Wiktionary

  1. derelict(adjective)

    Abandoned, forsaken; (of ship) abandoned at sea; dilapidated, neglected.

    Synonyms:
    abandoned

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. derelict(a.)

    Synonyms:
    (Law.) forsaken, relinquished, abandoned, left

  2. derelict(a.)

    Synonyms:
    unfaithful, faithless

  3. derelict(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Law.) abandoned property

  4. derelict(n.)

    Synonyms:
    tract of land (fit for cultivation) left dry by the retirement of the sea

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

abandoned, bum, wreck, wreckage, dilapidated


Translations for derelict

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • напуснат, изоставенBulgarian
  • vrakCzech
  • aufgegeben-ein verlassenes SchiffGerman
  • negligente, abandonado, pariaSpanish
  • hylätty, hulttio, hylkiö, välinpitämätön, huolimaton, omaisuus, hylkyFinnish
  • paria, délaissé, abandonné, clochard, négligent, en ruines, épaveFrench
  • faillíoch, faillitheach, faillitheoir, fágtha béal in airde, long thréigthe, díbeartach, tréigthe, éan scoiteIrish
  • trascurato, derelitto, relitto della società, negligente, rifiuto, abbandonato, relittoItalian
  • porzuconyPolish
  • abandonado, negligentePortuguese
  • изгой, покинутый, брошенный, отщепенец, бесхозный, отверженныйRussian

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