ALL meanings of abandoned

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  • adjective abandoned An abandoned place or building is no longer used or occupied. 3
  • adjective abandoned deserted 3
  • adjective abandoned forsaken 3
  • adjective abandoned unrestrained; uninhibited 3
  • adjective abandoned depraved; profligate 3
  • adjective abandoned given up; forsaken; deserted 3
  • adjective abandoned shamefully wicked; immoral 3
  • adjective abandoned forsaken or deserted: an abandoned building; an abandoned kitten. 1
  • adjective abandoned unrestrained or uncontrolled; uninhibited: She danced with abandoned enthusiasm. 1
  • adjective abandoned utterly lacking in moral restraints; shameless; wicked: an abandoned and dissolute ruler. 1
  • verb with object abandoned to leave completely and finally; forsake utterly; desert: to abandon one's farm; to abandon a child; to abandon a sinking ship. 1
  • verb with object abandoned to give up; discontinue; withdraw from: to abandon a research project; to abandon hopes for a stage career. 1
  • verb with object abandoned to give up the control of: to abandon a city to an enemy army. 1
  • verb with object abandoned to yield (oneself) without restraint or moderation; give (oneself) over to natural impulses, usually without self-control: to abandon oneself to grief. 1
  • verb with object abandoned Law. to cast away, leave, or desert, as property or a child. 1
  • verb with object abandoned Insurance. to relinquish (insured property) to the underwriter in case of partial loss, thus enabling the insured to claim a total loss. 1
  • verb with object abandoned Obsolete. to banish. 1
  • noun abandoned Self-abandoned, or given up to vice; immoral; extremely wicked, or sinning without restraint; irreclaimably wicked; as, an abandoned villain. (First attested from 1350 to 1470). 1
  • adjective abandoned left forever 1
  • adjective abandoned person: deserted by others 1
  • adjective abandoned unrestrained 1
  • verb abandoned simple past tense and past participle of abandon. 0
  • adjective abandoned No longer maintained by its former owners, residents, or caretakers; forsaken, deserted. 0
  • adjective abandoned Free from constraint; uninhibited. 0
  • adjective abandoned (geology) No longer being acted upon by the geologic forces that formed it. 0
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