Hindi translation of 'delinquent'
Word forms: delinquents
countable noun, adjective
A delinquent is a young person who repeatedly commits minor crimes. You can also describe their behaviour as delinquent.अपराधी व्यक्ति mn/अपराधी
delinquency uncountable nounअपराध mn
He had no history of delinquency.
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A teenage delinquent is sentenced to attend an elite gymnastics academy in the hope it will teach her a thing or two about discipline.The Sun (2010)
But, what should the church do with a person indulging in delinquent behavior?Christianity Today (2000)
He had been a " juvenile delinquent," he would sometimes say.The Passion of Michel Foucault (1993)
How will you measure delinquent behavior?The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)
Many people feared that the 1969 Act was too radical and would make life too easy for the young delinquent.Introduction to Social Administration in Britain (1990)
They are also less likely to show delinquent behavior in adolescence.The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)
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British English: delinquent ADJECTIVE
Someone, usually a young person, who is delinquent repeatedly commits minor crimes.
...homes for delinquent children.
Translation of delinquent from the Collins English to Hindi