Example sentences for: abandoned

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

  • The end does not justify the means, says the spot, cutting first to a Toronto Globe and Mail headline--"Sealers convicted for cruel slaughter"--and then to a shot of an abandoned carcass.

  • The throngs of black-clad teen-agers who flock to the East Village in the summertime to use drugs, panhandle, sleep in abandoned buildings, and drink malt liquor in Tompkins Square Park--it's sort of like camp--have yet to arrive.

  • For the van being abandoned, see FDNY interview 42, Field Comm (Feb.

  • Seldom did anyone admit to lying, but statements were often couched in terms colorfully indicating that the speaker had abandoned verity.

  • Typical of "second-generation" Web firms, the company was founded by Silicon Valley veterans who abandoned fortunes in unvested stock options to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams.

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