Example sentences for: abandoned

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

  • To hold its senior executives accountable for improved products and services, VBA set targets for executives to achieve, such as the abandoned telephone call rate-the percentage of callers who get through to VBA, but are put on hold and hang up before being connected to an employee.

  • When Islam overtook Buddhism here in the 13th century, Gaochang was abandoned.

  • But Iran signed a peace accord with Iraq in 1975 and immediately abandoned the KDP.

  • Distracted by the Napoleonic wars raging in Europe, they finally abandoned the territory when Mexico declared its independence in 1821.

  • In 1892 a millionaire, Abbot Kinney, planned construction of a replica of Venice here, but shortly after work started, oil was discovered and the idea was abandoned.

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