Example sentences for: abandoned

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

  • When Louis XIV moved his court to Versailles, he abandoned the Louvre to artists, sculptors, and other squatters.

  • Problems at school and at home began to surface as the children reacted to the pressures of their crowded living situation, and their emotions such as pain and anger at having been abandoned by their mother.

  • Likewise the Baby Bells, who, facing economic and technical obstacles, have abandoned plans to branch out into video.

  • Unfortunately, the public was not enthusiastic, the funding ran out, and the project was abandoned, giving the monument its other name: “Scotland’s Disgrace. ”

  • , Florida abandoned the time-honored BEWARE OF THE DOG in favor of BAD DOG.

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