Sentence Examples


  • The Marines find the colonists' station uninhabited and derelict, clearly having been overrun by hostile ... things.
  • The seven-person crew of the freighter discovered a derelict spacecraft, with all personnel aboard having suffered a violent death.
  • Now it stood empty but for a few derelict buildings.
  • Some canals and river navigations have consequently become derelict, or are only maintained with difficulty and in imperfect condition.
  • Land left derelict was occupied by colonial farmers, and over 2000 German immigrants were introduced by Sir George and settled along the frontier (1858-1859).