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juvenile delinquent


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A juvenile guilty of antisocial or criminal behavior.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A persistent young offender; an antisocial minor, one who has committed criminal acts such as theft or violence.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A child or person of minor age who commits acts which would be considered criminal if performed by an adult, such as theft, vandalism, or violence; especially, one who habitually acts in such an antisocial manner and cannot be controlled by parents. Abbreviated JD.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a young offender


From juvenile + delinquent. (Wiktionary)


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