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rating, television, letterbox, art-house, on-air, live, radio, black-and-white, indie, color, documentary, noir, programming, 3-D, feature-length, animated, televisual, on-screen, continuity, split-screen.
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Correct spelling:
derelict
Definition:
Abandoned.
Something abandoned.
Synonyms:
neglectful (adjective)
disregardful, hit-and-miss, unmindful, perfunctory, careless, slapdash, inconsiderate, thoughtless, clumsy, reckless, shoddy, senile, inattentive, slipshod, sloppy, slovenly, forgetful, unheedful, remiss, haphazard, inadvertent, neglectful, negligent, bumbling.
Other synonyms:
negligent, neglectful, abandoned ship, remiss, delinquent, forsaken.
Examples of usage:
  1. He argued with himself that doubt the guess was correct; the money had belonged to some sailor or pilot, who had been drowned, and his personal effects, whether found on his dead body, or perhaps in the hold of a derelict, sold. no gatekeeper's - "The Beautiful Wretch; The Pupil of Aurelius; and The Four Macnicols", William Black.
  2. It might be an iceberg, or a rock, or even a derelict. - "The Ghost Pirates", William Hope Hodgson.
  3. He was a young derelict; his inherent sense of honor and an instinctive desire for cleanliness kept him off the rocks. - "Garrison's Finish A Romance of the Race-Course", W. B. M. Ferguson.

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