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a·ban·don

[əˈbandən] ✕ Play

abandoning (present participle)

  - cease to support or look after (someone); desert:

  - leave (a place or vehicle) empty or uninhabited, without intending to return:

  - condemn someone or something to (a specified fate) by ceasing to take an interest in them:

  - give up completely (a course of action, a practice, or a way of thinking):

  - discontinue (a scheduled event) before completion:

  - allow oneself to indulge in (a desire or impulse):


Synonyms

desert, leave, jilt, strand, forsake, vacate, leave, quit, evacuate, relinquish,

Top Asked Questions

  1. What is the meaning of abandonment?
    An act in which something or someone is abandoned; abandonment, neglect. She thinks Alex is abandoning us. He wasn't abandoning her; he was offering help. In this battle Colonel Roosevelt became the ranking officer and, abandoning his horse, led the charge up the hill on foot under severe fire at the head of his troops.
  2. How do you use the word abandoned in a sentence?
    a·ban·don. 1. To withdraw one's support or help from, especially in spite of duty, allegiance, or responsibility; desert: abandon a friend in trouble. 2. To give up by leaving or ceasing to operate or inhabit, especially as a result of danger or other impending threat: abandoned the ship.
  3. What does it mean to abandon a ship?
    (Nautical Terms) abandon ship the order given to the crew of a ship that is about to sink to take to the lifeboats 3. to give up completely: to abandon a habit; to abandon hope. 4. to yield control of or concern in; relinquish: to abandon office. 5. to give up (something begun) before completion: to abandon a job; the game was abandoned. 7.
  4. What does it mean to ski with abandon?
    Great enthusiasm or lack of restraint: skied with abandon. [Middle English abandounen, from Old French abandoner, from a bandon, at one's own discretion, without restraint : a, at (from Latin ad; see ad-) + bandon, control; see bhā- in Indo-European roots .] a·ban′don·er n.

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