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Synonyms for derelictionˌdɛr əˈlɪk ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. delinquency, dereliction, willful neglect(noun)

    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"

    juvenile delinquency, willful neglect, delinquency, dereliction

  2. dereliction(noun)

    willful negligence

    willful neglect, delinquency

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dereliction(n.)

    abandonment, renunciation, desertion, relinquishment

  2. dereliction(n.)

    faithlessness, failure in duty

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

breach, non-compliance, abandonment

Translations for dereliction

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • Pflichtversäumnis, Dienstpflichtverletzung, DereliktionGerman
  • déréliction, prévaricationFrench
  • הַזנָחָהHebrew
  • халатность, заброшенность, оставлениеRussian
  • لاپرواہیUrdu

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