derelict

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derelict

1. falling into ruins; neglected; dilapidated
2. a person abandoned or neglected by society; a social outcast or vagrant
3. property deserted or abandoned by an owner, occupant, etc.
4. Nautical a vessel abandoned at sea

Derelict

Land or buildings that have been deserted or abandoned, or damaged by serious neglect or other processes, which in their existing state are unsightly and incapable of use without restoration or renovation or other treatment.

derelict

[′der·ə‚likt]
(navigation)
Any property abandoned at sea, often of sufficient size as to constitute a menace to navigation; especially an abandoned vessel.
References in classic literature ?
I saw each of them swell up the misty line of the horizon, far, far away beyond the derelict brig, and the next moment, with a slight friendly toss of our boat, it had passed under us and was gone.
I shall send, in time for your next issue, further details of the derelict ship which found her way so miraculously into harbour in the storm.
"I've known a derelict up-end and sift her engines out of herself and flicker round the Lower Lanes for three weeks on her forward tanks only.
It was evidently the derelict remains of some vast structure, to what end built I could not determine.
As they steamed nearer to the derelict they were surprised to note that it was the same vessel that had run from them a few weeks earlier.
For all the duration of the storm she rode, a helpless derelict, upon those storm-tossed waves of wind.
"A derelict," was the terse explanation of the officer of the watch.