There are 2 translations of derelict in Spanish:

derelict1

Pronunciation: /ˈderəlɪkt/

adj

  • 1.1 (ruined) [building/area] abandonado y en ruinas 1.2 [Law] [Naut] [ship/vessel] abandonado, der(r)elicto [formal]
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    • The derelict condition of the Market House has been criticised by the town council.
    • The majority of them were bought either in completely derelict condition, or as a collection of rusty parts.
    • A call has been made to officials of the Town Council to take action against the owners of five houses which are in a derelict condition.

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There are 2 translations of derelict in Spanish:

derelict2

n

  • 1 (vagrant) marginado, -da (m,f)
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    • A group of vagabonds and derelicts inhabit a shelter in Moscow, presided over by a fanatical leader who preaches the love of everyone for everyone.
    • Following a homeless ‘state of emergency’, the federal government created a $753-million fund to get derelicts across Canada out of the dirt and into an edifice.
    • But the majority of menial workers and derelicts are, going by empirical evidence, first or second-generation immigrants with little in the way of hopes or prospects.
  • 2 [Law] [Naut] der(r)elicto (m) [formal]
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    • We ran into the docking bay and could not believe the decrepit derelict of a ship that he had waiting for us.
    • If they can keep the boats from becoming derelicts, it means that much more money in the budget to do dredging and other debris removal.
    • Meanwhile, the U.S. Coast Guard has the authority to move derelicts that pose a hazard to navigation, but not to dispose of them.

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rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.