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Here is the tragedy: when you are the victim of depression, not only do you feel utterly helpless and abandoned by the world, you also know that very few people can understand, or even begin to believe, that life can be this painful.
Giles Andreae

Meaning of "abandoned" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ABANDONED

abandoned  [əˈbændənd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ABANDONED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Abandoned is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES ABANDONED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Abandon

Abandon, abandoned, or abandonment may refer to: ▪ Abandonment, a legal term regarding property ▪ Lost, mislaid, and abandoned property, legal status of property after abandonment and rediscovery ▪ Abandonment, the existentialist idea that humanity is abandoned in existence and must find its own meaning ▪ Abandonment, a subjective emotional state in which people feel undesired, left behind, insecure, or discarded ▪ Abandonment ▪ Abandoned village, a human habitat that has been abandoned ▪ Child abandonment, the extralegal abandonment of children ▪ Mate abandonment, in animal behavior, where one parent deserts the other ▪ Abandoned footwear ▪ Abandoned pets ▪ Abandoned railway...

Definition of abandoned in the English dictionary

The first definition of abandoned in the dictionary is deserted. Other definition of abandoned is forsaken. Abandoned is also unrestrained; uninhibited.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ABANDONED


burdened
ˈbɜːdənd
diamond
ˈdaɪəmənd
England
ˈɪŋɡlənd
Finland
ˈfɪnlənd
hardened
ˈhɑːdənd
holland
ˈhɒlənd
husband
ˈhʌzbənd
Ireland
ˈaɪələnd
island
ˈaɪlənd
legend
ˈlɛdʒənd
overburdened
ˌəʊvəˈbɜːdənd
Poland
ˈpəʊlənd
second
ˈsɛkənd
Switzerland
ˈswɪtsələnd
thousand
ˈθaʊzənd
unguerdoned
ʌnˈɡɜːdənd
unhardened
ʌnˈhɑːdənd
unpardoned
ʌnˈpɑːdənd
Wayland
ˈweɪlənd
Zealand
ˈziːlənd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ABANDONED

abaft
abaka
Abakan
abalone
abalone shell
abampere
aband
abandon
abandon ship
abandonedly
abandonee
abandoner
abandonment
abandonware
abapical
abase
abasedly
abasement
abaser
abash

WORDS THAT END LIKE ABANDONED

above-mentioned
aforementioned
air-conditioned
big-boned
boned
cocooned
conditioned
cushioned
disillusioned
honed
impassioned
old-fashioned
reasoned
seasoned
stoned
toned
unsanctioned
well-intentioned
well-proportioned
well-reasoned

Synonyms and antonyms of abandoned in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «ABANDONED»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «abandoned» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of abandoned

Translation of «abandoned» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ABANDONED

Find out the translation of abandoned to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of abandoned from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «abandoned» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

废弃的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

abandonado
570 millions of speakers

English

abandoned
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

परित्यक्त
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تخلى
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

отказались
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

abandonado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

জাহাজ পরিত্যাগ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

abandonné
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Meninggalkan kapal
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

verlassen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

放棄された
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

버려진
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nglirwaaken kapal
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bị bỏ rơi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கப்பல் கைவிடப்பட்டது
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जहाज सोडून
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Terkedilmiş gemi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

abbandonato
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

opuszczony
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

відмовилися
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

abandonat
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

εγκαταλείφθηκε
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

verlate
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

övergiven
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

forlatt
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of abandoned

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ABANDONED»

The term «abandoned» is very widely used and occupies the 9.567 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ABANDONED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about abandoned

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10 QUOTES WITH «ABANDONED»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word abandoned.
1
Keegan Allen
When I was in high school, my friends and I would drive out into the country to abandoned houses and structures... haha... to ghost hunt. We would scare each other so bad! We would sometimes camp out by the abandoned buildings just to scare ourselves! Such good times. The adrenaline of real fear is so cool!
2
Giles Andreae
Here is the tragedy: when you are the victim of depression, not only do you feel utterly helpless and abandoned by the world, you also know that very few people can understand, or even begin to believe, that life can be this painful.
3
Giles Andreae
Here is the tragedy: when you are the victim of depression, not only do you feel utterly helpless and abandoned by the world, you also know that very few people can understand, or even begin to believe, that life can be this painful. There is nothing I can think of that is quite as isolating as this.
4
Russell Banks
The United States particularly abandoned Liberia after the end of the Cold War.
5
Nina Bawden
I was cleaning out the pigsty at a farm in Wales, where my mother had rented a room, when the results of my final school exam were handed to me by the postman, along with the news that I had a state scholarship to Oxford. I had waited for this letter for so many weeks that I had abandoned hope, deciding that I had failed ignominiously.
6
Nina Bawden
I dislike the word 'victim.' I dislike being told that I 'lost' my husband - as if I had idly abandoned you by the side of the railway track like an unwanted pair of old shoes.
7
Halle Berry
My whole life I've had the fear that I was going to be abandoned.
8
Omar Bongo
In spite of our poverty and our economic dependence, we do not have to give in, neither because we are sometimes abandoned nor because of the wish of some nations to impose their economic or political models.
9
Jeffrey Brown
I was always most interested in drawing - most of my childhood drawings are black-and-white line work. And when I kind of abandoned comics, through college and art school, I was doing a lot of painting. But once I started doing comics again, everything else just fell by the wayside.
10
Martin Van Buren
The condition of the tribes which occupy the country set apart for them in the West is highly prosperous, and encourages the hope of their early civilization. They have for the most part abandoned the hunter state and turned their attention to agricultural pursuits.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ABANDONED»

Discover the use of abandoned in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to abandoned and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Abandoned: The Untold Story of the Abortion Wars
They are brutally snuffed from the world and literally left in the trash . . . and its all legal. Abandoned is the story of one womans staunch and courageous defense of those children abandoned by abortion.
Monica Migliorino Miller, 2012
2
Abandoned: What Is God's Will for the Jewish People and the ...
The book is a guide to help Christians share God's love with His people. What's the problem with Messianic Judaism? Stan Telchin, a Messianic Jew and former pastor, explores in depth the heart and soul of Messianic Judaism.
Stan Telchin, 1997
3
Abandoned
Ever since Lauren's mom walked out on them, she and her dad have coped as best they could.
Angela Dorsey, 2004
4
Abandoned?
Will Jamie s secrets involve the world, the end of the age itself? Will pre-determined events be changed because of her? Only God knew that answer. All they knew was that she had been abandoned.
Victoria F. Peek, 2012
5
Abandoned Children: Foundlings and Child Welfare in ...
Abandoned Children illuminates in detail the family life of nineteenth-century French poor.
Rachel Ginnis Fuchs, 1984
6
Abandoned: A Little Girl Desperate for Love - A Daddy Who ...
Abandoned tells the heartbreaking story of a little girl's abusive childhood and her subsequent homelessness as an adult.
Anya Peters, 2007
7
Bailout: How Washington Abandoned Main Street While Rescuing ...
Reveals the mishandling of the TARP bailout fund, sharing how Geithner and his team failed to fix flaws in the homeowner relief program and that the government served Wall Street's interests over the broader public.
Neil Barofsky, 2013
8
Abandoned: Foundlings in Nineteenth-Century New York City
In Abandoned, Julie Miller offers a fascinating, frustrating, and often heartbreaking history of a once devastating, now forgotten social problem that wracked America's biggest metropolis, New York City.
Julie Miller, 2008
9
Desperate Journeys, Abandoned Souls: True Stories of ...
Here are the most remarkable stories imaginable of maroons, castaways, and other survivors from the 1500s to the present - their moral dilemmas, their personalities, and their influence on society, literature, and art.
‎1998
10
The Abandoned Baobab: The Autobiography of a Senegalese Woman
" There she is objectified as an exotic creature, however, and she descends into promiscuity, alcohol and drug abuse, and, eventually, prostitution. (It was out of concern on her editor's part about her candor that the author used the ...
Ken Bugul, 1991

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ABANDONED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term abandoned is used in the context of the following news items.
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Mother of baby abandoned on Md. road identified
Mother of baby abandoned on Md. road identified. WUSA 9 Staff, WUSA ... Location of where the abandoned infant was found. (Photo: Anne ... «W*USA 9, Jul 15»
2
Questions Remain After Mother Of Toddler Abandoned At …
DENVER (CBS4) – The search for the family of a little girl is over nearly 24 hours after police found the girl alone at Civic Center Park following ... «CBS Local, Jul 15»
3
My Valley: Mystery of abandoned building solved, but another begins
I've driven by an abandoned, crumbling building on a lot landscaped with weeds and surrounded by a fence on Winnetka Avenue over the past ... «LA Daily News, Jul 15»
4
Put rights of abandoned boy first, patients' group urges Prince of …
But Lam expressed concern about Shun Shun's plight as his parents had abandoned him and he had no adults to fight for his rights. According ... «South China Morning Post, Jul 15»
5
Dangers Below Can Accompany Abandoned Wells
Abandoned oil and gas wells are found in yards, fields, streams, ... Once the oil or gas was gone, the wells were abandoned with little thought ... «Times Record, Jul 15»
6
Non-profits helping New Yorkers turn abandoned lots into …
Working in a community garden in New York City has never been a bed of roses — but for those not afraid of a little dirt, it's still possible to ... «New York Daily News, Jul 15»
7
10 tips on how to write abandoned cart emails
Yes, customers will abandon your shopping cart no matter how many mouthwatering offers you roll out. The good news is that all abandoned carts are not lost ... «Tech in Asia, Jul 15»
8
Rescuers searching for a new home for an abandoned horse
BATH COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - A horse believed to be about 3-years-old is in need of a new home after being rescued last week in Bath County. «WKYT, Jul 15»
9
Elite justices gone rogue, abandoned Constitution
It wasn't too long ago that liberals, who claimed to stand for the little guy, charged conservatives with being elitists. This was the charge leveled ... «Lexington Herald Leader, Jul 15»
10
Legal fight for Hungry Jack's at St Peters abandoned
A DEVELOPER has abandoned legal action to build a 24-hour Hungry Jack's at St Peters but residents fear the fight is far from over. «Herald Sun, Jul 15»

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