Meaning of ABANDONED in English



Synonyms: derelict 1, deserted, desolate, forsaken, lorn, solitary, uncouth


free from moral restraint

led a thoroughly abandoned life

Synonyms: dissolute, licentious, profligate, reprobate, self-abandoned, unprincipled

Related Word: debased, debauched, depraved, perverted, riotous; incorrigible; lascivious, lecherous, lewd, wanton; corrupt, degenerate

Idioms: dead to honor, gone to the bad, lost to shame, rotten (to or at) the core

Contrasted words: ethical, high-principled, moral, reputable, virtuous; correct, decent, decorous, proper, seemly

Antonyms: scrupulous, upright

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