How Do You Spell ABANDON?

Correct spelling for the English word "abandon" is [ɐbˈandən], [ɐbˈandən], [ɐ_b_ˈa_n_d_ə_n]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of ABANDON

  1. Unrestrained impulsiveness, frankness or enthusiasm of manner.

Common Misspellings for ABANDON

Below is the list of 287 misspellings for the word "abandon".

Usage Examples for ABANDON

  1. He was tired, tired with that absolute abandon of youth that sees no hope in the future, and has no philosophy to support it. - "A Breath of Prairie and other stories" by Will Lillibridge
  2. I'm the only one who takes any interest in him or has any control over him, and to abandon him now would be an awful responsibility. - "New Faces" by Myra Kelly
  3. If he had to abandon the animal, he wanted to leave him where there was some chance of finding food. - "Tom of the Raiders" by Austin Bishop
  4. " Yes," was the answer, given mechanically, not because the speaker wished or was prepared to go, or, indeed, was otherwise than scared at the prospect of going, but because she felt she could not abandon Shirley. - "Shirley" by Charlotte Brontë
  5. Her strength and consciousness were beginning to abandon her. - "Antonina" by Wilkie Collins