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Sentences with the noun Abandonment

40 examples:

She's afraid of abandonment.

With North Korea's announcement on the 26th of its nuclear development plan based upon the agreement stemming from the Six Party Talks, and the United States' commencement of procedures to remove North Korea from its designation on the list of State Sponsors of Terrorism, the families of abductees have expressed growing unease that it may constitute an abandonment of the abductee issue.

Race hate isn't human nature; race hate is the abandonment of human nature.
(Orson Welles)

Data shows declining sales on the High Street due to the abandonment of seasonal shopping patterns.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

The captain and three others have been charged with murder, while the rest face charges of abandonment.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Rain forced the abandonment of the Derbyshire v Yorkshire One-Day Cup game after only one over of play.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

Darren Stevens inspires Kent to victory over Somerset as bad weather and floodlight concerns cause an abandonment.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

Heavy rain in Sydney has forced the abandonment of the one-day cricket match between South Australia and Tasmania.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Uefa charges the football associations of Montenegro and Russia after the abandonment of Friday's Euro 2016 qualifier.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Crowd trouble caused the abandonment of Thursday's Europa League qualifier between Kukesi and Legia Warsaw in Albania.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Worcestershire are cleared by the ECB following an investigation into the abandonment of their opening game at New Road.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

The discovery of a suspect device which led to the abandonment of the Man Utd v Bournemouth match makes the front pages.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Drones, plastic chairs, chaos and confusion - British journalist Nick Ames witnesses the abandonment of Serbia v Albania.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Russia are given a -0 win over Montenegro by forfeit following the abandonment of their Euro 2016 qualifier in Podgorica.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

New research shows the abandonment of Easter Island was mostly a result of climate factors and natural resource constraints.
(UPI - Science News, )

A suspect device which led to the abandonment of Man Utd v Bournemouth had been signed for by a security firm, the club says.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

The research has found that the abandonment of agricultural land and higher temperatures have contributed to intensifying the fires.
(Science Daily - News, )

Persistent rain has forced the abandonment of the third one-day international between New Zealand and Sri Lanka at Eden Park in Auckland.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Ethnic tensions in the Balkans and an incident involving a drone led to the abandonment of a major European international football game Tuesday.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Sir Philip Green has taken a beating over his abandonment of BHS’s retirement funds despite a pledge, so far unfulfilled, to come up with a deal.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Racing Santander force the abandonment of their Copa del Rey quarter-final against Real Sociedad by refusing to play because they had not been paid.
(BBC News - World News, )

The collapse of the Bronze Age (beginning around 1200 BC), including the abandonment of cities and the destruction of palaces, is known as the Dark Age.
(Science Daily - News, )

The fake bomb that triggered a huge security scare and the abandonment of a Manchester United match was discovered by a supporter as he sat on a toilet.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The Basque separatist terror group ETA has reaffirmed the abandonment of its armed campaign in a seized internal document published by a Spanish newspaper.
(UPI - News, )

The abandonment of the IRA Hyde Park bomb prosecution has "very, very serious implications for Northern Ireland devolution", a Democratic Unionist MP warns.
(BBC News - Politics, )

At least 50 live crabs were found in an empty New York subway car -- but the origins of the crustaceans and the reason for their abandonment were a mystery.
(UPI - Odd News, )

Journalist Nick Ames provides his first-hand account of the chaotic scenes which led to the abandonment of the Euro 2016 qualifier between Serbia and Albania.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Former England batsman Geoff Boycott believes the abandonment of Friday’s play in the fourth Investec Test against India at Emirates Old Trafford could damage the game.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Russia have been awarded a -0 walkover victory while Montenegro have been hit with a stadium ban following the abandonment of a fraught Euro 2016 qualifier in Podgorica.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The security alert that caused the abandonment of Manchester United’s Premier League clash with Bournemouth was caused by a dummy device apparently left in the stadium by mistake.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The Government announced that a cap on the cost of care of £72,000 would be delayed until 2020. Norman Lamb MP, pictured, the care minister who introduced it, said it was an abandonment.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Governments and international agencies have promoted the abandonment of cutting for decades, but the practice remains widespread with associated health risks for millions of girls and women.
(Nature, )

Uefa has thrown the proverbial book at the Serbian and Albanian Football Associations following the shameful scenes which led to the abandonment of their Euro 2016 qualifier on Tuesday night.
(The Independent - Football, )

British triathletes Alistair and Jonny Brownlee are among 153 cyclists stopped in their tracks by hurricane force winds, causing the abandonment of the Volta a La Marina race in Benidorm, Spain.
(BBC Sport, )

Police dismantled a fake bomb inside Old Trafford on an unnerving final day of the Premier League season that forced the abandonment of Manchester United's game against Bournemouth before kickoff.
(Fox News - Sports, )

Rory Burns, one of the Surrey players involved in a horrific collision at Arundel Castle a fortnight ago that led to the abandonment of Surrey's T20 clash with Sussex, could play again on Saturday.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

After a security scare forced the abandonment of a major English soccer match at the weekend, Manchester United and Bournemouth will attempt to play their final English Premier game of the season Tuesday.
(CNN - World News, )

An Australian surrogacy advocate agency has called the abandonment of baby Gammy in Thailand as “disgusting” and “outrageous” but says the couple, believed to be West Australian, may have been within their rights.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Team Sky’s strategy of placing all their bets on Chris Froome for the Tour de France in 2014, rather than having Sir Bradley Wiggins in the line-up as a Plan B, is in disarray following the abandonment of the race by the Kenyan-born Briton after barely five stages.
(The Independent - Sport, )

This is a club described as “toxic” by previous manager Lee Clark, a club newly relegated from the Championship and divided by a bitter conflict between its owners and supporters – some of whom took their protests on to the pitch at the last home game of last season, causing its abandonment.
(The Independent - Football, )

Other sentences

39 examples:

You can't put abandonment and alienation under arrest.
(Carrie P. Meek)

I've overcome neglect and deprivation, abandonment and abuse.
(Tatum O'Neal)

I always think of the word 'abandonment' when I think of the character.
(Tilda Swinton)

James credits his father's abandonment for his success.
(USA Today - NBA, )

Paula Fox offered closely observed portraits of loss and abandonment.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

An animal rights group accused ousted President Park Geun-hye of animal abandonment.
(USA Today - World, )

Abandonment is a big theme in awards-season movies starring Damon, DiCaprio and Brolin.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

But take a closer look and there is a sprawl of abandonment lurking in the Thai capital.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

She had an “abandonment complex” because her parents divorced soon after she was born.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

When configured correctly, you will be able to overcome cart abandonment issues, and increase conversion rates.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

New recruits are bolstering the ISIS advance, while the Iraqi army is suffering from abandonment and incompetence.
(CNN - World News, )

Worcestershire suffer a first total abandonment since the great flood of 2007, as the Kent game is called off as a draw.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

Changes in police practice and methods have led to the abandonment, sale or demolition of many traditional police stations.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The company expects a pretax loss due to changes in pension and post-employment plans and abandonment of certain copper assets.
(CNET News, )

As a child, Jude Palmer survived neglect and abandonment by her parents and years of sexual abuse from her mother’s boyfriend.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Failure to protect researchers and abandonment of consensus has seen the digital rights organisation walk away from the W3C consortium.
(ZDNet - Just News, )

Oliver Hudson, actor and brother to Kate Hudson, reconnected with dad Bill Hudson for the first time in 12 years after his "abandonment" Father's Day post.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

The appointment of Chrystia Freeland as Canada's top diplomat could signal the Trudeau government's abandonment of warmer relations with Moscow, say experts.
(Murray Brewster in CBC News - Politics, )

On Tuesday, Peter Dinklage, 48, through PETA, released a statement discouraging fans from purchasing huskies, as dog abandonment for the breed has increased.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

West Indies captain Carlos Brathwaite revealed his side were worried about the possibility of 'career-threatening injuries' and discussed a possible abandonment.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

After decades of abandonment, the Harlem Renaissance Ballroom (pictured) is among the New York sites that have been left to crumble into little more than piles of dust.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Climate change may not have played a role in Vikings’ 10th-century colonization of Greenland and abandonment of their colonies 400 years later, according to a new study.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

A Houston-area woman has been charged with felony child abandonment after officials say her newborn daughter was found covered with ants in an apartment complex flower bed.
(Fox News - U.S., )

Australian telcos have provided a laundry list of problems with the government's national security telco legislation, with some recommending complete abandonment of the plans.
(ZDNet Australia, )

For example, it is often claimed that the closure of horse slaughterhouses due to regulatory opposition has lead to an increase in the abandonment and mistreatment of old horses.
(Forbes - Business, )

The group purporting to represent tens of thousands of Australian Christians has called on the opposition party to rethink its quick abandonment of an opt-out internet filtering policy.
(ZDNet - Just News, )

A 49-year-old babysitter has been charged with arson by negligence, child abandonment and failure to provide the necessaries of life after a child was found alone in a burning apartment.
(Kalina Laframboise in CBC News - Canada, )

The eerie theme park, built in Sherwood Forest, Virginia, comprises dozens of buildings that once formed a medieval fair but since their abandonment appear more like an ancient wasteland.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Young migrants from Central American countries have stories of abuse, abandonment and flight from organized crime that could make them eligible for U.S. entry, but they are often not heard.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

There are still pockets of abandonment in this New Jersey seaside town, but there is a palpable sense among elected officials, entrepreneurs and many residents that Asbury’s moment has arrived.
(The New York Times - Travel, )

While most attention has focused on old-growth tropical forests, it turns out that secondary forests that re-grow after forest clearance or agricultural abandonment can sequester large amounts of carbon.
(Science Daily - News, )

Since President Donald Trump’s abandonment of the global agreement to mitigate climate change, at least 12 states and more than 200 cities have stepped up to say they’ll do it without federal leadership.
(Jeff McMahon, Contributor in Forbes - Business, )

One of the grimmer fairy tales takes on heightened resonance in “Hansel & Gretel Bluegrass,” a haunting new play commissioned by 24th Street Theatre that directly links the horrors of child abandonment with dire poverty.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Najwa has not seen or heard from him since he walked out on her and her mother when she was three, yet she thinks of him daily; his abandonment has undermined her sense of self and she must find him to discover her place in the world.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Twenty years ago, this international fixture was abandoned because of a riot and this afternoon, 20 years on, there were times during England’s return to Dublin when it felt like another abandonment might be the best for all concerned.
(The Independent - Football, )

Venezuela’s opposition-controlled National Assembly declared President Nicolás Maduro in abandonment of his duties, in a last-ditch effort to counter the leader’s power amid the country’s debilitating economic and political crises.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Not when we first try to decipher them, many of us don’t even get around to that – but when they begin to appear as substitutes for things that are too hairy to touch: insignificance, victimhood, abandonment – ultimately death and decay.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Members of the target society may view such interventions as unwelcome intrusions, and campaigns promoting abandonment have sometimes led to backlash as they struggle to reconcile cultural tolerance with the conviction that cutting violates universal human rights.
(Nature, )

However a new study shows that even species considered “tolerant” of human activity may be adversely impacted by human disturbance; Kestrels nesting in close proximity to roads and developed areas had elevated stress hormones and high rates of nest abandonment.
(Science Daily - News, )

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