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  • adj.left alone, deserted
  • adj.free from moral restraint; uninhibited

synonyms for abandoned

  • deserted
  • discarded
  • dissipated
  • dropped
  • dumped
  • eliminated
  • empty
  • forgotten
  • forsaken
  • jilted
  • left
  • neglected
  • rejected
  • relinquished
  • shunned
  • sidelined
  • vacated
  • alone
  • cast aside
  • cast away
  • eighty-sixed
  • given up
  • godforsaken
  • left in the cold
  • left in the lurch
  • outcast
  • passed up
  • pigeon-holed
  • side-tracked
  • unoccupied
  • vacant
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antonyms for abandoned

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  • adopted
  • chaste
  • cherished
  • defended
  • innocent
  • maintained
  • moral
  • pure
  • restrained
  • supported
  • virtuous
  • clean
  • decent
  • honorable
  • kind
  • moral
  • noble
  • pure
  • uncorrupt
  • upright
  • adopted
  • chaste
  • cherished
  • defended
  • innocent
  • maintained
  • restrained
  • supported
  • virtuous
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How to use abandoned in a sentence

The abandoned and active coal mines that run through eastern Kentucky make it one of the areas that stands to benefit.
THE INFRASTRUCTURE LAW AIMS TO CLEAN UP POLLUTION IN YOUR COMMUNITYREBECCA LEBERNOVEMBER 15, 2021VOX
He breathed fierce and honest anathema on the heads of the bowelless fiends who had abandoned the babe to its doom.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
The paper and the poker are abandoned, chairs are drawn towards the baize-covered table.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
French evacuated Almeida, after destroying everything, and the next day they abandoned Portugal entirely.
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The idea was seriously considered but, for various reasons, abandoned.
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So the courts abandoned the rule founded on the part payment of the purchase price.
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Work was not wanting also in repairing and roofing the buildings and the mill, abandoned since our return in 1607.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
She completely abandoned her Tuesdays at home, and did not return the visits of those who had called upon her.
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Major Foster hastily collected sixty men and charged on the guns—so shamelessly abandoned by the order of a drunken commander.
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On the broken porch of the abandoned house Amy stopped and waited for her chum to overtake her.
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WORDS RELATED TO ABANDONED

  • abandoned
  • dishonored
  • disobeyed
  • disregarded
  • ignored
  • isolated
  • retracted
  • transgressed
  • violated
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