Nothing wrong with expanding your vocabulary and knowledge of words. Who knows when you may encounter or need to use them. Here’s the word of this week:
1. Left or deserted, as by the owner or guardian; abandoned
2. Neglectful of duty; delinquent; negligent.
The inattentive parents were so consumed in their own lives that they did not realize they were contributing to the creation of a derelict child.
Try using it in a sentence this week: