Example sentences for: delinquent

How can you use “delinquent” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • (Dick Morris, the man who came up with Clinton's get-tough agenda--now there's a hormone-driven delinquent for you!)

  • Penalties due to delinquent taxes in connection with custodial activity.

  • Understaffing and the IRS's interpretation of new (1997 and 1998) Congressional rules to mean the agency must collect all back taxes from a delinquent taxpayer or none, rather than negotiating a payment schedule, get a lot of the blame for the IRS mess.

  • The juvenile delinquent in the brood smoked for 12 years before he died in an accident at the age of 26.

  • An anonymous Connecticut delinquent who owes 90 grand is negotiating to settle his debt with a lump payment possibly as low as 22% of what he would have paid.

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