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Sentences with the adjective Abandoned

13 examples:

I camped near the ruins of an abandoned village.

Next to China, Switzerland is an abandoned village.

Two abandoned kids get little help on the streets of Rio.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Ric Wright's photographic exploration of the abandoned city of Pripyat.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

The Rue des Vertbois could be a set for an eerie movie about an abandoned city.
(The Independent - World News, )

Google streetview began documenting an abandoned town with its cameras on Tuesday.
(CBC News - Technology & Science, )

Classrooms were filled with abandoned school bags, mobile phones and broken chairs.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

An abandoned baby was found at New York City's Columbus Circle subway station in Manhattan on Monday.
(UPI - News, )

I found an Instagram account that's totally dedicated to collecting photos of creepy abandoned places.
(CNET News - Business Tech, )

An abandoned village in Argyll and Bute which remained unoccupied for 35 years is sold by administrators.
(BBC News - Business, )

From rainbow-coloured hills in Gansu to an abandoned village on Shengshan Island - China is breathtaking.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

An abandoned baby briefly made a nativity scene in front of a New York City church next to the real thing.
(UPI - News, )

Middlesex say they are "disappointed" at a two-point deduction following their abandoned game against Surrey.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

Sentences with the equality degree of the adjective Abandoned

7 examples:

Sandra Maria de Andrade was abandoned as a child and never had much formal education.
(BBC News - World News, )

Serbia's match with Albania is abandoned as a drone carrying a political message sparks clashes on the pitch.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Middlesex and Sussex collect five points each as their game is abandoned as a draw because of a damp outfield.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

Only two overs are possible as Northamptonshire's One-Day Cup with Leicestershire is abandoned as a no-result.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

Warwickshire's home game with Somerset is abandoned as a draw after a second successive washed-out day at Edgbaston.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

Saad Muhammad was a fighter known for his bruising style who was abandoned as a child and later escaped homelessness.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

Nick Compton hits 70 not out before play is abandoned as Somerset battle to a draw against Nottinghamshire at Taunton.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

Sentence with the substantivized adjective Abandoned

1 example:

The bodies were found at the abandoned site following reports of an explosion.
(BBC News - World News, )

Questions with the verb Abandoned

3 examples:

Was Tom abandoned?

Why have you abandoned me?

Why have they abandoned their original ways of life?
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Sentences with the verb Abandoned

75 examples:

He abandoned me.

She abandoned me.

Tom abandoned me.

You abandoned me!

Tom abandoned them.

They abandoned Tom.

They abandoned you.

Tom abandoned Mary.

He abandoned the plan.

He abandoned the idea.

She abandoned her sons.

Tom abandoned the idea.

Tom abandoned the plan.

He abandoned his family.

They abandoned the plan.

She abandoned her child.

The father abandoned us.

He abandoned his purpose.

Tom abandoned his family.

She abandoned her children.

They abandoned their country.

He abandoned himself to grief.

They abandoned their homeland.

She abandoned herself to grief.

Tom was abandoned by his parents.

They abandoned Tom on the island.

She abandoned herself to drinking.

She abandoned herself to pleasure.

She abandoned her son to his fate.

He abandoned his wife and children.

They were abandoned by their mother.

Tom abandoned his wife and children.

He found a dog abandoned in the wood.

They abandoned the fort to the enemy.

They abandoned the fort to the Indians.

We abandoned the plan to go on a picnic.

They abandoned the hill to enemy forces.

Tom abandoned his plan to build a factory.

He abandoned his hope of becoming a doctor.

Tom abandoned his wife and joined the army.

Tom abandoned the hope of becoming an actor.

He abandoned his family and moved to Tahiti.

They abandoned their children in the forest.

Tom abandoned his hope of becoming a doctor.

Tom abandoned the idea of buying a new truck.

Tom abandoned his family and moved to Boston.

Tom abandoned his family and went into hiding.

You abandoned us in the most disgraceful manner.

They abandoned us in the most disgraceful manner.

He abandoned his family and went to live in Tahiti.

We abandoned the project because of a lack of funds.

Tom abandoned his dream of becoming an oceanographer.

Tom abandoned the project because he didn't have enough money.

Tom abandoned his car that had run out of gasoline and started walking.

Due to the sudden death of his father, he abandoned his plans of living outside the country.

He that counts his friend's mistakes will be abandoned by him.
(Arabian proverb)

I don't paint anymore. I haven't since I abandoned it at 19, in order to begin writing seriously.
(Jonathan Lethem)

Some people abandoned their cars, opting to walk instead.
(NBC Weather, )

Metal Gear creator discusses why he abandoned his indie idea.
(CNET News, )

Earlier this week, we abandoned our direct-to-consumer channel. Here's why.
(Chris Myers, Contributor in Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

It is believed the girl was abandoned by her parents because she was not a boy.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Apparently, in his mind, he abandoned the policy when he moved on to another job.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

It's been abandoned since 2007 and now resembles the set of horror film Westworld.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Yamato Tanooka's parents abandoned him in a bear-infested forest as a form of punishment.
(USA Today - World, )

Mohammad Sayed was abandoned by his family in Afghanistan after he was paralysed by a bomb.
(BBC News - World News, )

Kanya Sesser was abandoned by her parents in Thailand before being adopted by a couple in Oregon.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

A same-sex penguin couple are rearing a chick after it was abandoned by its parents at a zoo in Kent.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

Police in New Jersey are trying to figure out who abandoned a 37-foot boat at the side of a busy highway.
(UPI - Odd News, )

One of the last native inhabitants of St Kilda has died - 83 years after they abandoned their island home.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Jason Segel says he abandoned his Twitter after burrito fans attacked him for declaring sandwiches superior.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

More than 47,500 dogs were abandoned by their owners in the UK last year, figures from the Dogs Trust suggest.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

The Iraqi military command has launched a campaign to re-enlist soldiers and officers who abandoned their units.
(The New York Times - World News, )

A homeless cat in Russia has won praise for caring and keeping warm a baby boy abandoned in a chilly entrance-way.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

A newborn with Down syndrome was abandoned by his biological parents and left with his surrogate mother in Thailand.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

And now reports have emerged that Cheryl Fernandez-Versini was abandoned by her husband, Jean-Bernard over Christmas.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )


13 examples:

Will Rio be dotted with abandoned venues like in Athens?
(CBC Radio in CBC News - World, )

Why has the game abandoned its old global events every month?
(Paul Tassi, Contributor in Forbes - Business, )

Should we be nostalgic for the bright future we have abandoned?
(Forbes - Technology, )

So what are companies to do when such a licence has been abandoned or mislaid?
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Why has the government returned to an industrial strategy abandoned in the 1980s?
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

What would be the global consequences if US abandoned landmark environmental treaty?
(Brad Plumer in The Independent - Science, )

A man abandoned as a baby 61 years ago traced his family using a DNA detective. But what do they do?
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

Can an abandoned military village in Germany become a microcosm of how we all may live in the future?
(BBC News - Technology, )

A farcical pitch invasion sees Blackpool's game against Huddersfield abandoned, but what happens next?
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Once you’ve abandoned the pursuit of balancing money and life in favor of integrating the two, the question still remains: Now what?
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

BRIAN VINER wonders whether the creators of this dizzyingly exhilarating follow-up have rather abandoned their target audience — or perhaps switched targets altogether?
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

What woman hasn’t abandoned a low-carb plan at the sight of a Jaffa cake or tumbled headlong from the 5:2 when someone protests that they made chocolate cake ‘just for you’?
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Major-league baseball fans north of the border no doubt had a tough time seeing the Washington Nationals make the playoffs this post-season, considering this is the team that abandoned Montreal 10 years ago. 10 years?
(The Vancouver Sun - Sports, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

He abandoned hope.

Tom has abandoned me.

He abandoned all hope.

He abandoned socialism.

He likes abandoned buildings.

I picked up an abandoned dog.

The train station is abandoned.

He hid in an abandoned building.

The company abandoned that project.

His plan ought not to be abandoned.

I thought this building was abandoned.

This farm seems to have been abandoned.

There was an abandoned car by the river.

The army abandoned the town to the enemy.

I feel abandoned by the only woman I love.

There are many abandoned cats in the world.

I have abandoned the idea of buying a house.

Abandoned dogs usually end up in dog pounds.

Vandals wreaked havoc in the abandoned house.

Many drivers abandoned their cars in the snow.

Kenji abandoned his hope of becoming a doctor.

All these notions I have long since abandoned.

The legend says he was abandoned in the woods.

The suspect was holed up in an abandoned factory.

Tom abandoned cigarettes after the doctor's warning.

There are a lot of abandoned houses in the neighborhood.

The small town, abandoned long ago, seems frozen in time.

The digging had left a network of abandoned mines and tunnels.

The police found a dead body in an abandoned car near the park.

When I woke up, no-one was at home, and I was abandoned all day.

Tom says that he saw a ghost walking around the abandoned house.

Environmentally damaging projects should be abandoned systematically.

When she was at university, Yuriko abandoned herself to sexual passion.

The floorboards in the abandoned house creaked when we stepped on them.

The bishop felt pity for the immigrants who were abandoned, and gave them help.

The French abandoned the project of the construction of the Panama Canal in 1889.

Because of the bad weather, any thought of sight-seeing in the city was abandoned.

Tom was kidnapped and held by his captors in an abandoned building on Park Street.

A long-time abandoned building gets occupied by Koreans for commercial activities.

One school in the U.K. has abandoned textbooks in favour of iPads in the classroom.

The government has now abandoned its plans to privatize parts of the health service.

The woodcutter led the children into the deepest part of the forest and abandoned them.

There was a swimming hole in the abandoned quarry where marble had been found years ago.

When I woke up in the morning, there was no one in the house. I was abandoned for the whole day.

The main streets of many small towns have been all but abandoned thanks, in large part, to behemoths like Wal-Mart.

The main streets of many villages have in fact been abandoned. The main reason is the advance of big stores like Wal-Mart.

The entire village left the next day in about thirty canoes, leaving us alone with the women and children in the abandoned houses.

Due to lack of money the more advantageous solution initially chosen was abandoned in favour of a necessarily less favourable second choice.

An admiring fan once asked Christopher Columbus how he managed to procure funding for all of his amazing journeys. Columbus then took the fan to an abandoned alley, took out a pistol, and said "That's how".

Love can be put off, never abandoned.
(Sextus Propertius)

Art is never finished, only abandoned.
(Leonardo da Vinci)

That which is deferred is not abandoned.
(Latin proverb)

A poem is never finished, only abandoned.
(Paul Valery)

Though the proverb is abandoned, it is not falsified.
(Irish proverb)

My mother and I took over abandoned buildings to sleep in.
(Mark Webber)

My whole life I've had the fear that I was going to be abandoned.
(Halle Berry)

It was during my time at secondary school that I abandoned religion.
(Paul Nurse)

Rebellious thoughts are like an abandoned house overtaken by robbers.
(Tibetan proverb)

The United States particularly abandoned Liberia after the end of the Cold War.
(Russell Banks)

The Democratic Party has pretty much abandoned all the things that they cherish.
(Dick Armey)

The road to positivity is strewn with the abandoned vehicles of the faint-hearted.
(Peter McWilliams)

At last I perceive that in revolutions the supreme power rests with the most abandoned.
(Georges Jacques Danton)

The match was later abandoned.
(The New York Times - Soccer, )

The game has since been abandoned.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The project was abandoned in August.
(Adam Lusher in The Independent - U.K. News, )

Ayr has been abandoned due to waterlogging.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Snow caused a game in Turkey to be abandoned.
(USA Today - Soccer, )

These days, the play itself is nearly abandoned.
(Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

Not everyone here feels abandoned by Dwight Howard.
(Ben Bolch in Los Angeles Times - Basketball, )

Oprah and Lindsay have since abandoned the project.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Ayr's meeting was abandoned because of waterlogging.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

A new report claims Apple has abandoned the feature.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Sony may have abandoned VAIO for a slowing PC market.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Elvis Costello and Britain have abandoned each other.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Structures are half-built, either rising or abandoned.
(Leah Ollman in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Streets have been abandoned in the wake of the floods.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

It was apparently abandoned in rough seas by smugglers.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Hashima was abandoned in 1974 and left to the elements.
(CNET News, )

The ruins of an abandoned factory were chosen for effect.
(Fox News - World, )

But some say the pure profit model shouldn't be abandoned.
(CBC News - World, )

The NatWest Blast 20 game was subsequently abandoned.
(The Independent - Cricket, )

At least three riders abandoned the course after the wreck.
(USA Today - Cycling, )

The fire took place Monday in an abandoned office building.
(USA Today - National, )

The shares dropped almost 42pc on news of an abandoned well.
(Ben Martin in The Telegraph - Finance, )

He had been abandoned twice and was trembling and terrified.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Hospitals overflowing, with patients abandoned in corridors.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Markeith Loyd was captured at an abandoned house in Orlando.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Biscuit the dog was rescued after being abandoned as a puppy.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A project to make The Lost Symbol into a movie was abandoned.
(Forbes - Technology, )

An abandoned prison would seem creepy enough around Halloween.
(Fox News - Travel, )

Her car was found abandoned 80 miles away in Sedgley yesterday.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A gold-coloured Volvo, used in the escape, was found abandoned.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A baby girl was discovered abandoned on the side of a dirt road.
(USA Today - National, )

One approach involves recultivating abandoned agricultural land.
(Science Daily - News, )

New Chapter risked being abandoned by its tribe for selling out.
(Jay Coen Gilbert, Contributor in Forbes - Business, )

His abandoned car was found after a possible sighting of the pair.
(Kate Mather, Hailey Branson-Potts and Jason Wells in Los Angeles Times - Education, )

Geridu is thought to have been abandoned in the late 14th century.
(Science Daily - News, )

Diminutive Digby was abandoned on the street next to a set of bins.
(Daily Mail - News, )

It is just one of the world's eery, yet beautiful abandoned hotels.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

A kitten abandoned in an Ikea superstore car park finds a new home.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

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