Example sentences for: abandoned

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

  • Patrick Kennedy has abandoned his plan to make impeachment the centerpiece of Democratic House campaigns.

  • In the case of unclaimed and abandoned merchandise, revenue is recognized in the amount of the sales proceeds at the time the property is sold.

  • Thus, when Sullivan found me asserting what nearly any research professor of psychology could have told him--that not one distinctively Freudian concept or hypothesis has survived independent scrutiny--he gave a horrified glance at my chapter titles, abandoned Unauthorized Freud , and pronounced me insane.

  • Even in Kuala Lumpur — as modern an urban sprawl as you could imagine, criss-crossed by expressways and bristling with skyscrapers — a construction site abandoned a moment too long to the tropical sun and rain will soon sprout a luxuriant growth of lallang ferns and wild creepers.

  • What was Diane Keaton doing in The Godfather ? I always thought Michael married her because she was a Wasp--because she embodied his abandoned dream of assimilation, and also because she gave him cover.


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