Pronunciation of Abandon
/ɐbˈandən/, /ɐbˈandən/, /ɐ_b_ˈa_n_d_ə_n/
Antonyms for abandon:
Synonyms for abandon:
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 6 (noun)
give up (verb)
give up, kiss goodbye.
leave behind, relinquish (verb)
leave in troubled state (verb)
deny, cast aside, curtail, lop, snip, blacklist, disallow, secrete, discard, eject, deep-six, disclaim, excrete, crop, seep, disapprove, jilt, eliminate, exclude, exude, disgorge, check, cut, clip, vomit, bar, erupt, exhaust, belch, cull, excise, discharge, emit, chop, trash, shear, shed, jettison, reject, scrap, vent, junk, spew, blackball, oppugn, drain.
bow out, back out of.
give in, move over, run off, scram, back away, chuck in, achieve, scuttle, pile out, heedlessness, yield, blow, scoot, get away, sustain, fly, skip out, grow out of, clear off, walk off, get off, balk, redline, cut down, skedaddle, come away, adjourn to, outgrow, adjourn, go back on, push off, spill, dry out, sally, move, shoot off, throw aside, swear off, break off, leave off, toddle off, go away, nick off, tear away, piss off, split, despair of, bug out, dash off, go off, pull out, clear out, move along, pack in, head off, mothball, step out, trickle, abscond, bugger off, pack up, sit out, see out, boogie, get along, buckle, move on, ship out, make off, take off, shoot through, pull up, throw up, cut out, unrestraint, slam out, draw out, extradite.
maroon, walk out on.
drop an idea.
get rid of
Demit, kiss goodbye, lay aside.
Usage examples for abandon:
- And sure enough, over near the hut, there were those who were chattering away with more or less abandon. - "The Voodoo Gold Trail", Walter Walden.
- It was the death of his parents that led him in the last years of his own life to abandon this home which he so dearly loved. - "William Hickling Prescott", Harry Thurston Peck.
- But the subject was too fascinating for her morning visitor to abandon. - "The Valiants of Virginia", Hallie Erminie Rives.