HyperDic: derelict

English > 6 senses of the word derelict:
ADJECTIVEallderelict, creaky, decrepit, flea-bitten, run-down, woebegoneworn and broken down by hard use
allderelict, abandoned, desertedforsaken by owner or inhabitants
allderelict, delinquent, neglectful, remissfailing in what duty requires
allderelict, bedraggled, broken-down, dilapidated, ramshackle, tatterdemalion, tumble-downin deplorable condition
NOUNperson derelicta person without a home, job, or property
artifactderelict, abandoned shipa ship abandoned on the high seas
derelict > pronunciation
Soundsdeh'rahlih.kt
Rhymesaddict ... verdict: 24 rhymes with ihkt...
English > derelict: 6 senses > adjective 1
MeaningWorn and broken down by hard use.
Synonymscreaky, decrepit, flea-bitten, run-down, woebegone
Broaderwornaffected by wear
Spanishchirriante, decrépito
English > derelict: 6 senses > adjective 2
Meaningforsaken by owner or inhabitants.
Synonymsabandoned, deserted
Broaderuninhabitednot having inhabitants
Spanishabandonada, abandonado
Catalanabandonat, desert
Nounsderelicta ship abandoned on the high seas
English > derelict: 6 senses > adjective 3
Meaningfailing in what duty requires.
Example"derelict (or delinquent) in his duty"
Synonymsdelinquent, neglectful, remiss
BroadernegligentCharacterized by neglect and undue lack of concern
Spanishdelincuente, negligente
English > derelict: 6 senses > adjective 4
MeaningIn deplorable condition.
Synonymsbedraggled, broken-down, dilapidated, ramshackle, tatterdemalion, tumble-down
Broaderdamagedharmed or injured or spoiled
Spanishdañado, derruido, deteriorado, estropeado, malparado, maltrecho
Catalandanyat, deteriorat, espatllat, malparat, ruïnós
English > derelict: 6 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA person without a home, job, or property.
BroaderpauperA person who is very poor
Spanishderrelicto
Catalandesemparat
English > derelict: 6 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA ship abandoned on the high seas.
Synonymabandoned ship
BroadershipA vessel that carries passengers or freight
Spanishderrelicto
Catalanderelicte
Adjectivesderelictforsaken by owner or inhabitants

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