deadbeat dad

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Noun1.deadbeat dad - a father who willfully defaults on his obligation to provide financial support for his offspring
deadbeat, defaulter - someone who fails to meet a financial obligation
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The pieces slot together to deliver the larger story of what has brought Eldon to the point of dying from the drink and in so doing, Wagamese is careful to relate the tale of a man, who initially the reader judges as just another drunk and deadbeat dad, but for whom the reader comes to feel compassion and empathy.
Montana is separated from his wife Deen Kharbouch, who has accused the rapper of being a deadbeat dad to their four-year-old son, Kruz.
I won't be a deadbeat dad anymore," he joked of the upside to retiring.
crime FIFTY GRAND Adrian Young Cuban cop, Mercado, has one week to settle a score on behalf of a deadbeat dad, a 'traitor' who skipped free from Castro's control to set up a new life working illegally in Colorado.
She asks what kind of citizens are being produced, and explores the norms of good and bad citizenship: alongside the proud homosexual and free homosexual are being produced the welfare mom, the deadbeat dad, the adulterer, and the pornographer.
The employee's kids have obviously been going without while he's been living it up and neglecting his child support obligations, so I feel like it's no big deal to make this deadbeat dad wait for his paycheck
The subtitle for this handbook on tracking down negligent fathers is, "Tracking Down A Deadbeat Dad And Getting Child Support.
88) In fact, the first deadbeat dad was not convicted until November 1, 1995.
WASHINGTON -- Lecherous lawmakers, a deadbeat dad, and absentee agencies made Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington's (CREW) annual list of the year's top political scandals.
WORCESTER - An alleged deadbeat dad accused of stealing his dead cousin's identity was ordered held without bail yesterday, pending a court hearing to determine whether he violated the terms of his probation from a 1993 assault and battery conviction.
You know, if I had any kind of success in my 20s I'm sure I'd be in rehab or dead by now -- certainly divorced and a deadbeat dad," he said when we spoke recently.