For all your dictionary needs!
Morphology. Are you looking for abandon?
Header of Abandoned

Examples of Abandoned

Sentences with the adjective Abandoned

14 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, )

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

Blackpool are charged for failing to fulfil their abandoned game against Huddersfield, with the result staying as -0.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Kilmarnock have paid tribute to the 'truly devoted' supporter who died after collapsing during their abandoned game against Hibernian.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

A cat named Masha has become something of a celebrity in the Russian city of Obninsk after it alerted neighbours to an abandoned baby.
(BBC News - World News, )

The average cost of a house in Britain tops £272,000, in Spain, for just £146,000, you could be the proud owner of an abandoned town.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Loxley Chapel in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, was closed in 1993, and now sits among overgrown plants as an eerie abandoned place of worship.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Sentences with the equality degree of the adjective Abandoned

6 examples:

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, )

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, )

Kent's Championship game against Gloucestershire is abandoned as a draw because of a waterlogged ground at Canterbury.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

Yorkshire extend their County Championship lead to 10 points after rain forces their clash with Warwickshire to be abandoned as a draw.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

Questions with the verb Abandoned

2 examples:

Was Tom abandoned?

Why have you abandoned me?

Sentences with the verb Abandoned

77 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, )

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

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, )

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, )

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, )

On Sept. 1986, Katheryn Deprill was a baby abandoned in the bathroom of a Burger King in Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania.
(NBC Today, )

Police charge a 30-year-old woman with attempted murder after she abandoned her newborn baby boy in a drain in western Sydney.
(BBC News - World News, )

A dog abandoned in a Dallas park has been dubbed Hero after leading animal rescuers to a mother dog and her 10 newborn puppies.
(UPI - Odd News, )

One of the victims of child sex abuse in Rotherham has spoken for the first time about how she was abandoned by the authorities.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Grona has been feeding and cleaning the liger cubs at Sochi Zoo in Russia after their mother abandoned them shortly after birth.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Police in Colorado said they arrested an alleged jewelry store burglar who abandoned his pants and phone behind a convenience store.
(UPI - Odd News, )

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade raised concerns about a NSW couple who abandoned their son in India but did not intervene.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

A woman living in Belfast who abandoned her three children at home overnight with no food is given a suspended six-month jail sentence.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

The Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is looking for the person who abandoned a dog in a railway station in Scotland.
(USA Today - National, )

A Russian stray cat is being hailed as a hero for using her warm snuggles to save the life of a baby abandoned in a cardboard box near Moscow.
(UPI - Odd News, )

But now the 12-year-old is dedicating her life to helping others.Born with a facial defect, Jessica was abandoned by her birth parents in China.
(NBC Today, )

Authorities in Central California say they have identified a 13-year-old girl as the mother of a newborn baby abandoned last week in a trash bin.
(Fox News - U.S., )


6 examples:

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, )

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, )

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, )

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

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, )

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, )

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

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

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 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, )

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, )

Gene Estess abandoned the financial world to lead the Jericho Project.
(CNBC, )

In pics: haunting images of abandoned plane wrecks embedded in nature.
(Telegraph Staff in The Telegraph - Culture, )

Across the street, an abandoned steam engine sits in a clump of weeds.
(Los Angeles Times - World News, )

The e-commerce shopping mall is littered with abandoned shopping carts.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Urban blight is in the spotlight after bodies found in abandoned homes.
(USA Today - National, )

Thousands of fishing traps are lost or abandoned each year in US waters.
(Science Daily - News, )

The hotel, nestled on the Nova Scotia coast, was abandoned 20 years ago.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

David Carter abandoned a career in fine-dining to make BBQ his business.
(The Independent - Food & Drink, )

Since moving to France, Samantha Brick has taken on three abandoned dogs.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

The former poet laureate says he has been abandoned by the muse of poetry.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

A project long abandoned by David O. Russell sees light under a pseudonym.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

The network of abandoned tube stations is believed to be worth £3.6billion.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Authorities found four human bodies abandoned in the Arizona desert Thursday.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

They say patients are being abandoned on trolleys in corridors in mid-summer.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Abandoned stuffed animals get new looks at new homes thanks to teddy hospital.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

Police have found a body inside the boot of an abandoned car in Sydney's west.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Other examples

See also examples for abandon, abandoned ship, abandoned infant, Abandoned Property.

Don't miss the pronunciation examples of Abandoned to learn how to say it correctly!

Share this page


Go to the thesaurus of Abandoned to find many related words and phrases!

Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary