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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ABANDONEDLY

In the first days of their love she had been his slave; she had admired him abandonedly.

WORD ORIGIN

"self-devoted" to some purpose (usually evil), late 14c., past participle adjective from abandon (v.).

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