juvenile delinquent definition by American Heritage Dictionary
nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A juvenile guilty of antisocial or criminal behavior.
juvenile delinquent - Legal Definition
A minor who has committed criminal acts.
Variant of juvenile delinquency
behavior by young persons of not more than a specified age, usually 18 years, that is antisocial or in violation of the law
- juvenile delinquent noun