[ uh-ban-duhnd ]
/ əˈbæn dənd /
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forsaken or deserted: an abandoned building; an abandoned kitten.
unrestrained or uncontrolled; uninhibited: She danced with abandoned enthusiasm.
utterly lacking in moral restraints; shameless; wicked: an abandoned and dissolute ruler.
OTHER WORDS FOR abandoned
1 discarded, rejected.
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3. See immoral.
OTHER WORDS FROM abandoneda·ban·doned·ly, adverbhalf-a·ban·doned, adjectiveun·a·ban·doned, adjective
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How to use abandoned in a sentence
Lolonnois now once more prepared to carry261 out his unabandoned project.The Monarchs of the Main, Volume I (of 3)|Walter Thornbury
British Dictionary definitions for abandoned
/ (əˈbændənd) /
desertedan abandoned windmill
forsakenan abandoned child
unrestrained; uninhibitedwild, abandoned dancing
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