Juvenile-delinquent definition

A juvenile guilty of antisocial or criminal behavior.
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A minor who has committed criminal acts.
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(law) A persistent young offender; an antisocial minor, one who has committed criminal acts such as theft or violence.
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(law) Attributive form of juvenile delinquent.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
juvenile-delinquent
Plural:
juvenile-delinquents

Origin of juvenile-delinquent