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1) adj. not paid in full amount or on time. 2) n. short for an underage violator of the law as in juvenile delinquent.
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delinquenta person who fails in an obligation or duty or a person guilty of an offence.
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DELINQUENT, civil law. He who has been guilty of some crime, offence or failure of duty.
A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.