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Pronunciation of Derelict: Learn how to pronounce Derelict in English correctly

Learn how to say Derelict correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word derelict:

1in a very poor condition as a result of disuse and neglect:
a derelict Georgian mansion
the barge lay derelict for years
2chiefly North American shamefully negligent of one’s duties or obligations:
he was derelict in his duty to his country
1a person without a home, job, or property:
derelicts who could fit all their possessions in a paper bag
2a ship or other piece of property abandoned by the owner and in poor condition:
she had been a derelict recommissioned for this journey

mid 17th century: from Latin derelictus ‘abandoned’, past participle of derelinquere, from de- ‘completely’ + relinquere ‘forsake’