Example sentences for: abandoned

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

  • 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.

  • They waste too much time on minutiae and too many of them have abandoned grand free-market principles for statism.

  • In a campaign to discredit church-led human rights investigations, government and army authorities spun the murder as a homosexual crime of passion, resulting in the arrest and (finally abandoned) prosecution of one of the bishop's colleagues.

  • Every minute, thousands of Web pages are updated or abandoned.

  • According to the tragic legend, there once was a woman who was abandoned by her husband, or lover, and left with two or three children.


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