Examples of abortive
Their effort proved abortive.
Two couples court open-marriage catastrophe in Leslie Greif's abortive comedy.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )
Word of abortive hostage rescue is an effort to show the president was not simply a bystander.
(Fox News - Politics, )
Speculators hoping AstraZeneca might still be in play after Pfizer's abortive bid might want to reconsider.
(The Independent - Business, )
A mother elephant in India reached into the car of a pair of selfie-taking tourists and snatched a handbag that became an abortive snack.
(UPI - Odd News, )
Marks, who retired on Saturday, failed to show up at the group’s annual meeting to face questions over the abortive acquisition of more than 600 Lloyds branches.
(Daily Mail - Money, )
Their follow-up studies suggest that TDP2 is required to maintain normal transcription in response to the DNA double-strand breaks induced by abortive TOP2 activity.
(Nature Genetics, )
While the rest of the hip hop community leapt to their well meaning but ultimately abortive #IAMTRAYVON hashtags during the Ferguson riots last year, Kendrick Lamar stayed pretty quiet.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )
Newcastle United are still bearing the scars of last season’s abortive Europa League campaign and manager Alan Pardew has called for an overhaul of the competition to help this season’s qualifiers.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )
These include the province’s reversion to PST from HST, sky high business property taxes in Vancouver and many other B.C. municipalities, high development fees and amenity contributions, hidden payroll taxes like EI “premiums” that boost federal revenue by billions a year, TransLink’s abortive parking tax proposal of a few years ago, and more.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )
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