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1. dereliction

noun. ['ˌdɛrəˈlɪkʃən'] a tendency to be negligent and uncaring.

Synonyms

  • neglectfulness
  • neglect
  • willful neglect
  • delinquency

Antonyms

  • improvement
  • attention
  • conscientiousness
  • attentiveness

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Rhymes with Dereliction

  • contradiction
  • jurisdiction
  • crucifixion
  • constriction
  • restriction
  • interdiction
  • benediction
  • prediction
  • nonfiction
  • infliction
  • conviction
  • depiction
  • affliction
  • friction
  • eviction
  • addiction
  • fiction
  • diction

How do you pronounce dereliction?

Pronounce dereliction as ˌdɛrəˈlɪkʃən.

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Sentences with dereliction


1. Noun, singular or mass
They also pay for any damages a person suffers because of a dereliction of duty.

2. dereliction

noun. ['ˌdɛrəˈlɪkʃən'] willful negligence.

Synonyms

  • neglect
  • carelessness
  • misconduct
  • wrongful conduct
  • nonperformance
  • nonfeasance
  • wrongdoing
  • actus reus

Antonyms

  • mind
  • attend to
  • pay up
  • keep track
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