delinquently
adverb see delinquent II

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  • Delinquently — De*lin quent*ly, adv. So as to fail in duty. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • delinquently — delinquent ► ADJECTIVE 1) (especially of young people) tending to commit crime. 2) formal failing in one s duty. 3) chiefly N. Amer. in arrears. ► NOUN ▪ a delinquent person. DERIVATIVES delinquently adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • delinquently — See delinquent. * * * …   Universalium

  • delinquently — adverb In a delinquent manner …   Wiktionary

  • delinquently — adv. in a delinquent manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • delinquently — de·lin·quent·ly …   English syllables

  • delinquently — adverb see delinquent II * * * delinˈquently adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑delinquent * * * deˈlinquently, adv. rare 0. [f. prec. + ly2.] In a delinquent manner; so as to fail in duty. in Webste …   Useful english dictionary

  • delinquent — delinquently, adv. /di ling kweuhnt/, adj. 1. failing in or neglectful of a duty or obligation; guilty of a misdeed or offense. 2. (of an account, tax, debt, etc.) past due; overdue. 3. of or pertaining to delinquents or delinquency: delinquent… …   Universalium

  • delinquent — I. noun Date: 15th century a delinquent person II. adjective Etymology: Latin delinquent , delinquens, present participle of delinquere to fail, offend, from de + linquere to leave more at loan Date: 1603 1. offending by neglect or violation of… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Akhenaten — Pharaoh Infobox Name=Akhenaten / Amenhotep IV Alt= Amenophis IV, Naphu( )rureya, Ikhnaton Caption=Statue of Akhenaten in typical Amarna style. NomenHiero=i t:n:ra G25 x:n Nomen= Akhenaten Servant of the Aten or reflection of the wiserClayton… …   Wikipedia

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