English-Spanish translation of delinquency

Translation of the word delinquency from english to spanish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

delinquency in Spanish

lawnoun delincuencia [f], criminalidad [f], delito [m], crimen [m], infracción [f]
Synonyms for delinquency
Derived terms of delinquency
Examples with translation
The increase in juvenile delinquency is a serious problem.
Juvenile delinquency is increasing.
Juvenile delinquency is on the increase at a rapid pace.
The augmentation of juvenile delinquency is a serious problem.
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Definitions of delinquency
1. delinquency - an antisocial misdeed in violation of the law by a minor
  misbehavior, misbehaviour, misdeed improper or wicked or immoral behavior
  jurisprudence, law the branch of philosophy concerned with the law and the principles that lead courts to make the decisions they do
2. delinquency - 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"
  neglectfulness, negligence, neglect failure to act with the prudence that a reasonable person would exercise under the same circumstances
3. delinquency - nonpayment of a debt when due
  nonremittal, nonpayment, default loss resulting from failure of a debt to be paid
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