Example sentences for: abandoning

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

  • "The Madness of Speaker Newt" chronicles Gingrich's decline: Newt's Republican "revolutionaries" are abandoning him; his advisers are recriminating over who's to blame for his collapse; and potential successors are jockeying for position.

  • Another New Jersey high-school girl faces possible charges for secretly delivering and abandoning a baby.

  • Cynics suggested that doctors were abandoning the Hippocratic oath for hypocritical politics.

  • The USAT lead goes high with the U.N.'s decision, driven by a fear of abandoning East Timor to murdering militias, to buy some time by delaying until Friday the planned evacuation of its remaining personnel from East Timor.

  • Judging Amy , a CBS drama premiering tonight at 10 p.m., imitates NBC's Providence , which returns for another season on Friday at 8 p.m., and Providence incarnates a new kind of show second in hotness only to those aimed at teen-agers: the series meant to keep high-spending grown-up women from abandoning network television.


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