Example sentences for: abandon

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

  • The nightmare scenario, says the piece, is that "desirable" patients will altogether abandon public hospitals, with the "desirable" doctors following suit.

  • If we're talking betrayal, the real betrayal was that Lahti didn't leave the series once the troubled ER clone started to abandon its blue-scrub realism for the creepy random fancifulness that passes for creative on television these days.

  • The Apollonian spirit is one of measure, reason, and control; the Dionysian is one of abandon, irrationality, and ecstatic release.

  • The answer, from Richard Clarke, the president's counterterrorism coordinator, is: "To extort us, to intimidate us, to get us to abandon our foreign policy."

  • There were many joy-riders in England, as there are in the US, mostly juveniles, who abandon their prize when they run out of gas.


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