Definition of 'delinquency'
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In Common Usage. delinquency is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'delinquency'
British English: delinquency NOUN
Delinquency is criminal behaviour, especially that of young people.
He had no history of delinquency.
Definition of delinquency from the Collins English Dictionary
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