Meaning of ABANDONED in English

ABANDONED

adjective

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

an abandoned baby (= left somewhere by a mother who does not want it )

The abandoned baby was found under a hedge.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Abandoned or stolen bikes are being sold at police auctions.

an abused and abandoned child

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Both areas include extensive abandoned mine workings for coal and, locally, oil-shale.

First introduced in 1989, Adopt-a-Pet aims to highlight the plight of abandoned animals and encourage more responsible pet ownership.

Nevertheless, he felt abandoned and betrayed by the women in his life.

She is now liable for the wasted costs of her abandoned case - more than £1,000.

They examine abandoned nests for prey remains, dissect pellets and talk frequently to local shepherds.

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