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Abandoned appears in the following palindrome (phrase that reads the same backward as forward):

  • Trade no DNA, ban all its stir of live evil, for it’s still an abandoned art.
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Abandoned is a member of the word family abandon, included in the Academic Word List by Dr. Averil Coxhead, which contains the 570 most frequent word families used in academic texts from a variety of subject areas, of interest for students that learn the words most needed to study at tertiary institutions.

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Definition of the adjective abandoned

What does abandoned mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more abandoned / most abandoned

  1. forsaken by owner or inhabitants
  2. unrestrained and uninhibited
    • example: an abandoned sadness born of grief
    • similar: uninhibited

Alternative definition of the adjective abandoned


  1. No longer maintained by its former owners, residents, or caretakers; forsaken, deserted.
  2. No longer cared for by friends, family, etc.
  3. Self-abandoned, or given up to vice; extremely wicked, or sinning without restraint; irreclaimably wicked ; as, an abandoned villain.

Definition of the verb abandoned

What does abandoned mean as a doing word?


  1. past of abandon


  1. "Abandoned" a.k.a. "The Abandoned" is a 2006 Spanish-Bulgarian-British horror film, and drama-thriller co-written and directed by Nacho Cerdà, about an American film producer who returns to her homeland, Russia, to discover the truth about her family history.
  2. "Abandoned" is a 2011 Telly Award winning film.
  3. "Abandoned" a.k.a. "Angels Crest" is a 2011 drama film written by Catherine Trieschmann and directed by Gaby Dellal.
  4. "Abandoned" is a 2001 Hungarian film directed by Arpád Sopsits. It was Hungary's submission to the 74th Academy Awards for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, but was not accepted as a nominee.
  5. "Abandoned" is a 1949 American crime film noir directed by Joseph M. Newman. The drama features Dennis O'Keefe, Gale Storm, and others.
  6. "Abandoned" a.k.a. "The Abandoned": Abandoned. The Runaways or The Abandoned was the United States title for the 1955 Italian film Gli Sbandati, set during the aftermath of the Allied invasion of Italy in 1943 during World War II. The film entered the 1955 Venice Film Festival, where it received a special mention. It is the directorial debut of Francesco Maselli.
  7. "Abandoned" is a 2011 short science fiction fantasy film directed by Francisco Ruiz.
  8. "Abandoned" is a 2012 short, drama, romance, comedy film written and directed by Holle Singer and Rainer Magik.
  9. "Abandoned" is an adventure film directed by Shirô Moritani.
    • also known as Hyôryû
    • country: Japan
    • language: Japanese Language
    • genre: Adventure Film
    • rating: G
    • released on (34 years ago)
  10. "ABANDONED" is a film, directed by Geppe Monrós.


  1. "Abandoned" E.P. is the first EP released by the Norwegian Gothic metal Band Artifact. It was released 2005-09-05. They used sampled drums on this EP. The songs "Truth Forgotten", "Scapegoated & Demonized" and "New Messiah" were remixed and later included on the band's full-length debut, The Only Salvation with some new parts included as a new intro, outro, bridge etc.
    • also known as Abandoned E.P.
    • released in (10 years ago)
  2. "Abandoned" is a song by Korean-American recording artist Jay Park for his first Korean mini album, Take a Deeper Look. It was released by SidusHQ on April 27, 2011, as the album's lead single alongside "Tonight". It was written and arranged by Park, produced by fellow Art of Movement crew member, Cha Cha Malone, and features Korean rapper Dok2 who wrote the rap lyrics.
    • music by Jay Park
    • award:
      • Mnet Asian Music Award for Best Dance Performance - Solo nomination for Jay Park
      • Mnet Asian Music Award for Song of the Year nomination for Jay Park
  3. "Abandoned" is a musical album of DaySpring Worship.
    • released in (8 years ago)
  4. "Abandoned" is a musical EP of Everflow.
  5. "Abandoned" is a cataloged instance, composition.
  6. "Abandoned" is a musical album of Bonesaw.
    • released in (21 years ago)
  7. "Abandoned" is a composition.


Abandoned: Gli Abandoned sono una band thrash metal tedesca nata a Darmstadt nel 1999. Con i loro due album Thrash Notes e Thrash You si possono considerare come parte della nuova scuola thrash metal tedesca. In brani come Too Blind To See o Demonic si possono cogliere forti rimandi ad altre famose thrash metal band come Destruction o Forbidden.


  1. Abandoned is an American Reality television series by Picture Shack Entertainment that premiered on the National Geographic Channel on August 22, 2012. It was preceded by a pilot episode that aired on December 30, 2011.
  2. Abandoned is a canonical version, musical recording.

Phrases with Abandoned

  1. abandoned ship
  2. abandoned infant
  3. abandoned person
  4. Abandoned Property
  5. Abandoned child syndrome
  6. To Abandoned

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Abandoned

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Google previewWoman's Work (1913)

Of course these new ideas bring new dangers, many think that the old customs being abandoned means that there is now no restraint at all upon them. It is a time which calls for the prayers of God's people that the women of China may fill well ...

Google previewPhilologia Anglicana: or, a Philological and synonymical dictionary of the English language; in which the words are deduced from their originals-their sense defined-and the same illustrated and supported by proper examples and notes, critical and explanatory. [“A-Adornment” only.] (1806)

by Benjamin DAWSON (Rector of Burgh, Suffolk.)

a woman of good repute, with five fmall children in great diftrefs; and this poor, abandoned family, mufl now, it is thought, fubfiff on parifh allowance,”—-“ the Gods ...

Google previewA Legal Dictionary for Museum Professionals (2016)

by Heather Hope Kuruvilla

ABANDONED PROPERTY Abandoned property is personal property to which the rightful owner intentionally relinquishes all rights.1 Real...

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Quotes about Abandoned

A poem is never finished, only abandoned. (Paul Valery)
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Scrabble value of A1B3A1N1D2O1N1E1D2

The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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