delinquente

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /de.linˈkwɛnˌte/, [d̪e.l̺iŋˈkwɛn̪ˌt̪e]
  • Rhymes: -ɛnte
  • Hyphenation: de‧lin‧quèn‧te

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin dēlinquentem, accusative form of dēlinquēns, present participle of dēlinquō (I transgress, err).

Noun[edit]

delinquente m or f (plural delinquenti)

  1. delinquent, criminal
    Synonyms: delittore (law), criminale
  2. scoundrel, wretch
    Synonyms: malfattore, malandrino

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

delinquente

  1. present participle of delinquere

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin delinquens, delinquentem.

Noun[edit]

delinquente m, f (plural delinquentes)

  1. delinquent (one who breaks the law)