Example sentences for: abandoned

How can you use “abandoned” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Many years ago I found in an abandoned farmhouse a copy of a 1912 issue of The Presbyterian , a periodical published in Toronto and devoted to spiritual uplift and the sale of patent medicines and trusses.

  • Abandoned as a convent in the 19th century and then put to improbable use as a cork factory, it has now been beautifully restored as a museum devoted to archaeology, the Museu Arqueológico Infante Dom Henrique.

  • The island abandoned its "one China" policy, which implied China's sovereignty over and eventual reunification with Taiwan.

  • Subsequent workshops affirmed the guidelines established in the first conference, but plans to develop a formal standard (approved by a Standards Organization) were abandoned in favor of developing a community-supported TMA specification.

  • Of 4,663 patients, only 13 were entered into the trial and the trial was abandoned.


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