Synonyms for ABANDON

Usage Examples for ABANDON

  1. Sure to carry the city at last, according to line and rule, determined to pass the whole summer beneath the walls, rather than abandon his purpose, he calmly proceeded to complete his circumvallations. - "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete" by John Lothrop Motley
  2. Matters have reached a state where either I must abandon the paper or my education. - "The Secret Pact" by Mildred A. Wirt
  3. Will you abandon it without an effort to save it? - "The Frozen Pirate" by W. Clark Russell
  4. Though wanting to see her eggs or young ones, I resisted the temptation, for I was afraid if I went nearer she might abandon her nest, as some mother birds do. - "The Young Forester" by Zane Grey
  5. I cannot abandon myself to love to- day knowing that it will be refused me on Sunday." - "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons" by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt