Definition of juvenile delinquent
: a young person who has committed a crime
Word by Word Definitions
: physiologically immature or undeveloped : young
: of, relating to, characteristic of, or suitable for children or young people
: reflecting psychological or intellectual immaturity : childish
: a young person : youth
: a book for children or young people
: : a young individual resembling an adult of its kind except in size and reproductive activity: as
Medical Definition of juvenile delinquent
: a person whose behavior has been labeled juvenile delinquency; especially : a person whose transgressions of the law have been adjudged to constitute juvenile delinquency because the violator is below the legally established age of adulthood
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