derelict


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Synonyms for derelict

Synonyms for derelict

having been given up and left alone

guilty of neglect; lacking due care or concern

Synonyms for derelict

a person without a home, job, or property

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a ship abandoned on the high seas

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worn and broken down by hard use

forsaken by owner or inhabitants

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failing in what duty requires

References in classic literature ?
The sequel to the strange arrival of the derelict in the storm last night is almost more startling than the thing itself.
The captain was expatiating in a low conversational tone to the chief mate upon the danger of these derelicts, and upon his dread of coming upon them at night, when suddenly a man forward screamed out, "There's people on board of her, sir
05am starting that there was a derelict farmhouse on fire.
THIS picture shows how a proposed new PS5m flagship Lidl supermarket could help revive a derelict stretch of land in Birkenhead.
The firm wants to build a store on a derelict plot off the A45 in Yardley.
A BUSY Birmingham road which closed for three days after sections of a derelict pub were blown onto the pavement has re-opened again.
A BUSY Birmingham road which has been closed for three days after sections of a derelict pub were blown onto the pavement has re-opened again.
A lawmaker is pushing for the removal of abandoned or derelict motor vehicles on roads, highways and streets saying these obstruct the free flow of traffic.
Tim Radcliffe Coming soon to the delightful vista that is Southgate - one derelict sports centre and one derelict tower block surrounded on three sides by many other derelict buildings of varying sizes.
DEMOLITION work started yesterday at the site where a derelict building crashed to the ground in Wrexham at the weekend.
th], Fishing for Energy, the public-private partnership aimed at reducing the adverse effects of derelict fishing gear and marine debris, has announced $150,000 in grant support from Covanta, a world leader in sustainable waste management and renewable energy.
Swansea's Palace Theatre a playhouse where Oscar winner Sir Anthony Hopkins made his professional acting debut which is in danger of collapse after being left derelict WALES NEWS SERVICE
Summary: Muscat: A derelict ship, the MV MOL Comfort, caught fire on Saturday in the Arabian .
The three schoolboys were building a fort when they found the weapon in a derelict shed on a housing estate in Longford town.
Fourteen-year-old Simon Martin's semi-naked body was found in a derelict block of flats, in Sunderland in May 1990.