VI. WORDS RELATING TO THE SENTIMENT AND MORAL POWERS

IV. MORAL AFFECTIONS

1. Moral obligations

Dereliction of Duty.

[Antonyms: duty.]

[Nouns] dereliction of duty; fault (guilt) [more]; sin (vice) [more]; non-observance, non-performance; neglect, relaxation, infraction, violation, transgression, failure, evasion; dead letter.

[Verbs] violate; break, break through; infringe; set aside, set at naught; encroach upon, trench upon; trample on, trample under foot; slight, neglect, evade, renounce, forswear, repudiate; wash one's hands of; escape, transgress, fail.

call to account (disapprobation) [more].

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