Definition Of abandoned


having been deserted or cast off.

an abandoned car

unrestrained; uninhibited.

a wild, abandoned dance

Example Of abandoned

  • An American government advisor kept abandoned deer, squirrels and even a bear as pets on the grounds of his manor.

  • An unexpected Christmas present in the form of an abandoned boy was left on the President's doorstep on Sunday.

  • And who could be more helpless than a child - alone, abandoned , unbelieved - pursued in the dark by a murderer?

  • Anyone who finds an abandoned pet can call the RSPCA.

  • Feral cats are the offspring of stray or abandoned household pets.

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