nondelinquent

adjective
non·​de·​lin·​quent | \ ˌnän-di-ˈliŋ-kwənt How to pronounce nondelinquent (audio) , -ˈlin- \

Definition of nondelinquent

: not delinquent: such as
a : not being overdue in payment nondelinquent accounts nondelinquent taxpayers
b : not of, relating to, or characteristic of delinquents nondelinquent behavior

Other Words from nondelinquent

nondelinquent noun
… juvenile delinquents are far more likely than nondelinquents to become adult offenders … Criminal Careers and "Career Criminals"

First Known Use of nondelinquent

1873, in the meaning defined above

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“Nondelinquent.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nondelinquent. Accessed 26 January 2020.

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