Example sentences for: abandoned

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

  • Begun in the mid-18th century, it’s now abandoned and visibly dilapidated, and only the gardens are open to the public.

  • Abandoned by Mohammed Atassi, Ann Stevenson joined her magnificently deluded mother, Adele, in a compensatory fantasy of escape and renewal.

  • 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.

  • Though all but abandoned by the press, he seems determined to hang on.

  • Although the Romans stayed in Britain until a.d. 400, Hardknott, or Mediobogdum as it was known in those days, had been abandoned as early as the end of the second century.


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