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Synonyms for abandonment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abandonment, forsaking, desertion(noun)

    the act of giving something up

    Synonyms:
    defection, forsaking, giving up, desertion

  2. desertion, abandonment, defection(noun)

    withdrawing support or help despite allegiance or responsibility

    "his abandonment of his wife and children left them penniless"

    Synonyms:
    renunciation, defection, forsaking, apostasy, desertion

  3. abandonment(noun)

    the voluntary surrender of property (or a right to property) without attempting to reclaim it or give it away

    Synonyms:
    defection, forsaking, desertion

Wiktionary

  1. abandonment(noun)

    Careless freedom or ease; abandon.

    Synonyms:
    nonchalance

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. abandonment

    Synonyms:
    betrayal, capitulation, desertion, flight, surrender

    Antonyms:
    apology, bulwark, defense, fortress, guard, justification, protection, rampart, resistance, safeguard, shelter, shield, vindication

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. abandonment(n.)

    Synonyms:
    abandoning, relinquishment, desertion, dereliction

  2. abandonment(n.)

    Synonyms:
    renunciation, surrender, cession, resignation, abnegation, abjuration, rejection, ABDICATION

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. abandonment(n)

    Synonyms:
    desertion, relinquishment, dereliction, reprobation, surrender, evacuation, rejection, abdication

    Antonyms:
    retention, continuance, maintenance, persistence

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How to use abandonment in a sentence?

  1. Kim Kye Gwan:

    If the U.S. is trying to drive us into a corner to force our unilateral nuclear abandonment, we will no longer be interested in such dialogue and cannot but reconsider our proceeding to the...summit.

  2. Moon Jae-in:

    I am confident to lead the diplomatic efforts involving multiple parties, which will lead to the complete abandonment of the North Korean nuclear program, and bring the relationship between South and North to peace, economic cooperation and mutual prosperity.

  3. James Grazioplene:

    The betrayal and the abandonment, in that moment, by the highest military court in this land, I'm not sure which was worse and more painful to experience, what my father did or how I felt walking out of that conference room that day.

  4. French President Francois Hollande:

    I understand the feeling of isolation and abandonment that some of out compatriots in the countryside feel.

  5. Chris Coons:

    It was not an abandonment of principles. It was simply a courtesy to a friend who would do the same for me. I think we need more of that in the Senate, and I think we need more of that in this country.


Translations for abandonment

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  • هجر, هجرانArabic
  • напускане, изоставянеBulgarian
  • Überlassen, Aufgabe, PreisgabeGerman
  • απάρνησηGreek
  • dezerteco, naturecoEsperanto
  • abandonoSpanish
  • lakkauttaminen, hylkääminen, luovuttaminen, holtittomuus, palauttaminen, luovutus, palautus, luopuminenFinnish
  • tréigeanIrish
  • abandonamento, abandono, abnegationInterlingua
  • abbandono, rinuncia, abnegazioneItalian
  • 放棄Japanese
  • 포기Korean
  • oppgivelseNorwegian
  • verlating, ongedwongenheid, in de steek laten, achterlating, afstand, vrachtweigering, opgave, veronachtzaming, overgave, nonchalence, overlating, verwaarlozing, uitbundigheid, abandonnementDutch
  • oppgjevingNorwegian Nynorsk
  • dereliksjonNorwegian
  • abandonoPortuguese
  • renunțare, abandon, abandonareRomanian
  • отка́з, абандо́н, покида́ние, оставле́ниеRussian
  • pagpapabayâTagalog
  • абандон, залишення, відмоваUkrainian

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